Whether the result of a separation, a divorce or simply not having found the right person yet, many people find themselves single after 50.
For those whose last experience of the single life was in their twenties, once sharp flirting reflexes might have gotten a little rusty and going back to the dating game may seem a little daunting.
In fact, 69% of singles would like to be going on 2-4 dates each month, and ideally 50 singles would like to have sex seven times a month.
Keeping open minds When it comes to dating and relationships, 45% of 50 singles say they’re open to having a “friends with benefits” relationship, and 27% are open to having a one-night stand.
What if the decision to try over 50 dating could be the start of something amazing?For those who grew up with school books rather than i Pads and dinner dances instead of Facebook, the idea of entrusting the internet with one’s love life might sound silly.Yet, to dismiss online dating out of hand is to dismiss one of the most popular places for older Canadian singles to meet.Moreover, dating today is rather different than it was before.Here are some top tips from the dating site 2Seniors to help you successfully up your dating game in your 50s. Today, many people – including divorcees – register with a dating website to find a partner.