But it’s never too late to find love, companionship and happiness, no matter what your age is!
In fact more and more mature men and women are turning to online platforms as a viable way of meeting new people.
For those of us looking to start dating again over the age of 50 it can be a daunting prospect.
Divorces, separations and the loss of loved ones can leave us feeling unsure of how to proceed and questioning whether we should at all.
My short term goals were about meeting new and interesting men and I wanted to have fun dating.
My long term goal was about being in a committed relationship. I have seen over and over again how important it is to stay focused on what you want when it comes to making your dreams of finding love after 50 come true.
First, you want to put in writing both your short term and your long term dating goals.
The ads for Christmas are already up so New Years ads can't be far behind.
For many single boomers this is a tough time of year.
Many mature daters find meeting fellow singles in the same way they might have 30 or 40 years ago much more difficult.
But that doesn’t mean that there aren’t any singles over the age of 50 out there looking to meet people!