Dating over the age of 50 student dating a teacher
Older men have a huge blind spot when it comes to age.They refuse to even consider women their own age, even if she’s fit and attractive.I assume the reason for this is they can get younger women to respond to them, so why would they go for me when they have a chance with the 45 year-old version of me?If their first wife was their age, like a college sweetheart or whatever, they probably feel entitled to a newer model, so to speak. It’s frustrating, not to mention depressing and more than a little humiliating.I’m guessing they check out my profile, see my age, and probably read no further.
It’s as though moving from the early 50s to the mid 50s is some kind of death-knell for a dating life.According to the latest census research, those over the age of 50 are now divorcing at double the rate of younger people.The even more riveting subgroup is those over 50 who are remarried.Over the age of 50, most people have baggage in the form of financial issues, emotional issues stemming from a failed marriage, children they are still raising or putting through college, and much more.The goal is to find someone with carry-on baggage, not steamer trunks.
Here’s how to protect yourself from a crushing late in life divorce: #1.