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Senior Dating Advice

What is the best senior dating advice? Is it best to explore your passions, hoping that you will meet someone special? Or, do senior dating sites offer a quicker way to find love after 60? These are a few of the questions that I have asked professional dating coaches over the years. Their answers may surprise you.

What Is Your Online Dating Score?
4 hours ago

What Is Your Online Dating Score?

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With over 1400 dating apps/platforms available these days in cyberspace, how do you choose the right one? Once you have chosen, do you know what you are looking for? Do you know which photos will gain the best traction for you online? How will you describe…
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Dating Over 60? Beware of Wolves in Sheep’s Clothing
2 weeks ago

Dating Over 60? Beware of Wolves in Sheep’s Clothing

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In the 1980s, I had a single friend in her early 40s trying to find a romantic partner. Such a pursuit was years before the era of the Internet. Consequently, the choices for dating sites were few and far between and stigmatized. Also, the chances of meeting a single…
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Senior Dating Mystery: Why Does Emotional Truth Make Men Nervous?
3 weeks ago

Senior Dating Mystery: Why Does Emotional Truth Make Men Nervous?

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Several years ago, I wrote an article on why men should be emotionally honest with women. The reader response was overwhelming. The article garnered more than 2,000 comments overnight, a number typically reserved for articles written by movie stars…
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5 Tips to Vastly Improve Your Online Dating Profile
4 weeks ago

5 Tips to Vastly Improve Your Online Dating Profile

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Whether on OkCupid, Match or Date My Age, your photo is the very first, eye-catching presentation you make – and yes, it makes, or breaks you. The photo should be high resolution, and you should not be looking straight into the camera…
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3 Things NOT to Expect When You Start Dating Online
4 weeks ago

3 Things NOT to Expect When You Start Dating Online

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When I first started dating in my late 40s, online dating was in its infancy. There wasn’t a lot known about how it worked. Since my friends didn’t know single men, I thought I’d better figure this new way of dating out if I was going to meet the perfect man for me…
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Can You Keep Old Relationships from Ruining New Ones?
1 month ago

Can You Keep Old Relationships from Ruining New Ones?

By the time you’re over 60, you’ve had at least one, maybe more, significant love relationships. If you’re reading this article, chances are good that you’re single now. It’s a fact: Love brings both good and bad to our lives. Being in love is the most exciting feeling…
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If Age Is Just a Number, Doesn’t That Mean I Can Lie About It on a Dating App?
1 month ago

If Age Is Just a Number, Doesn’t That Mean I Can Lie About It on a Dating App?

By  •  Dating

I think I know what you are thinking, and part of me agrees. People really should not begin relationships with lies. Usually, lies taint relationships rather irrevocably. Moreover, is one not capitulating to ageism to fudge on this basic truth?
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Best Online Dating Strategies for Women (+4 Most Common Questions!)
2 months ago

Best Online Dating Strategies for Women (+4 Most Common Questions!)

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As an online dating expert for over 20+ years, I could tell some incredible stories, both great and not so great. But what I know to be true – and this isn’t all unicorns and rainbows – is that 99% of the success with your goals of online dating is going to be due to two…
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Is Your Energy Pushing Men Away After 50?
2 months ago

Is Your Energy Pushing Men Away After 50?

By  •  Dating

Recently, I received a letter from a woman who told me nothing is working in her dating life. No one is interested in her. No one is interested in her friends either. They, like her, are experiencing loneliness and a lack of contact with men…
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Senior Dating Puzzle: Should Women Share the Expense of a First Date as a Way of Showing Equality with Men?
2 months ago

Senior Dating Puzzle: Should Women Share the Expense of a First Date as a Way of Showing Equality with Men?

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Some time ago, there was an article in The Wall Street Journal challenging the longstanding belief that men should pay for women on the first date. In my role as therapist, I sit with men of all ages who wish to be generous. Many of them…
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