Online dating for older adults
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There is a growing number adults over 50 in the online dating scene.
With people living longer and America's active baby boomers reaching retirement age, more and more people are turning to online dating services to find (or replace) Mr. The most popular online dating sites among active older adults are the biggies like and e Harmony.com, which serve millions of people of all ages and thus have the biggest pool of potential mates. In May 2011, operator IAC launched Our Time.com, a site dedicated to the 50-plus crowd.
A quick example: Over the past two years, the number of singles older than 50 who joined one of the dating sites run by People Media -- the number one provider of targeted, online dating communities for singles seeking meaningful relationships -- skyrocketed 400 percent.
You can go to a “general” dating site such as Match.com; although many older adults go to certain niche online dating sites such as e Harmony – Senior Dating, Senior People Meet, and Dating For Seniors.
Take into account that dating norms have changed, as have people.