“The last thing I want is a [platonic] male companion, unless he’s gay,” says the vivacious senior.“Do I want to have solo sex for the rest of my life? I would love to find another soulmate, or, at least, another man I have chemistry with.” Paulette was widowed at 70 after a very happy marriage of nearly 50 years.
Senior dating online offers a viable opportunity to move past these problems, and help get you out there again!
In April, Stitch.net, a Tinder-like dating app for the over-50 set, launched, and it’s set to debut a local New York section next month.
Like Tinder, it shows users just one profile at a time, and it alerts them to profiles where a person they’ve liked has liked them back — so they’re less likely to reach out to someone and be met with silence.
Are you looking for a serious relationship in your twilight years?
If so, you're part of an ever-growing group; a study by the American Associated of Retired Persons tells us that 'companionship' is the main motivation for seniors dating online.