Rejection at this ripe time in our lives can really stink. As we learn to move on after divorce, even the strongest of us can’t help but feel like we did something wrong when the person we loved and cared about, and spent our lives with as a partner, suddenly doesn’t want to be with us anymore. Relax, take a deep breath and follow some of these tips to help you through.Senior Friend Finder advertises its service as “free and safe,” but--just as in the real world--your personal safety is your responsibility.The only information Senior Friend Finder requires of new members is a valid email address, and Senior Friend Finder does not screen potential members.It has felt a bit strange, then, that the article which inspired Stitch doesn’t appear on the Stitch blog.
At some point in most monogamous, over-60 relationships, the issue of whether or not to live together comes up.
The online dating scene is a bit of a jungle, with people claiming to be who they aren’t (younger, mainly) and potential matches getting stuck in endless email conversations before ever meeting.
But with promising new sites launching all the time, it’s becoming easier to navigate the landscape and find the right fit for you, whether you’re looking for companionship, a lifelong lover or a fun date for the weekend.
The response was overwhelming: 500 registrations in less than 3 days, and over 250 very detailed comments.
We realized immediately that our little trial of online dating for seniors was something that resonated with people all over the world, and that we needed to go ahead and build something that would help us touch the lives of older adults everywhere.
A recent Pew survey on remarriage found that divorce rates for older Americans have doubled since 1990 and one in two divorced or widowed seniors had remarried in 2013.