"The growth was particularly strong among women." "This is a vibrant, growing community of singles that's taking the dating scene by storm, and rightfully so," said Dr.Terri Orbuch, relationship expert for the 50 dating site Our
According to a new survey, the lucrative online dating industry is growing fastest in the 50-plus age group — and it’s not hard to see why.Henning Wiechers, who conducted the recent survey on behalf of Metaflake, the vast German online dating agency, claimed that when people are too old to go clubbing, they need to access a second marriage market — and that the internet provides the perfect forum. While online dating is certainly booming in popularity — the industry is worth £170 million in the UK, with nine million of us now logging on in the hope that we will find somebody, otherwise unreachable, who will be just right for us — my experiences should serve as something of a warning to others looking for love online.After my partner died, I thought to myself: ‘Online dating is the modern way to go.’ I was pretty certain I would soon find my ideal person, somebody clever, witty, good-looking, successful, excellent company, open to new ideas, well-read and with a sense of purpose in life.But a new study reveals a surprising statistic: Baby boomers are just as likely as millennials to be swiping for sweethearts.A national survey from the Pew Research Center shows that online dating by 55- to 64-year-olds has doubled since 2013, rejecting conventional wisdom that the older generation is afraid of technology.
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