By now I hope we can all agree that Valentine’s Day is, well, a little bit silly.
The last time I stressed out over this alleged holiday was in year four, when the printer ran out of ink in the middle of printing cards for my classmates.
Lisa says ''now that online dating is so accepted, it is the standard way to really meet people."But increasing longevity means people have more time up their sleeves now, and they're thinking more about what they really want to do with that time."notes that “over-50 is one of the biggest areas of divorce now,'' presumably as people realise ''they still have a lot of life, a long life to live.' Unlike previous generations who ''did not have options,'' today's older dating population seem to have nothing but opportunity.Yet, despite the numbers, past a certain age it does become difficult to meet new singles, especially if you are part of a mostly-married group of friends.To accept cookies continue browsing as normal, or view our cookies policy to find out more. We use your search criteria and personality to introduce you to other like-minded members, while our team check each new profile to make sure those you see are genuine. Indeed, those aged 50 today are free to be more active and outgoing than their predecessors.