According to AYI's research on older dating habits, people in their 50s—particularly women—are a lot pickier than millennials when it comes to the age of a potential suitor, and more likely to skip over predetermined mutual “matches” than younger generations.“We found that women in their 50s and 60s tend to be interested in men younger than them," Fischer said.
"Women in this age bracket are twice as likely to respond to men that are five years younger than they are, whereas men are more likely to respond to a lot of women both younger and older.
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After analyzing data from over two million of its active members, AYI found that at least half were aged 50 or over, thanks to a shift in societal attitudes and an increasing trend for older populations to use social media sites like Facebook as a launching pad to enter the online dating scene.“Older people are starting to catch on that online dating is not just for young people,” AYI data insight expert Josh Fischer explained to Alter Net.
Or do you want someone you can share a glass of wine with at the end of the day?
In his mind, she has a deal breaker that isn't suitable for marriage. If this is the case, and he has one of your deal breakers, you aren't honoring yourself and you will be settling. They're afraid no one out there is as good as this man - even if he has one of their deal breakers going on in his life. The over 50's generation is leading the pack with the highest divorce rate these days which means there are an abundance of men out there for you to date so you don't have to settle.