Best dating sites for baby boomers

22 Feb

"This is a vibrant, growing community of singles that's taking the dating scene by storm," said Dr.

Terri Orbuch, relationship expert for Our Time.com, "and rightfully so.

is undoubtedly the granddaddy of dating websites, and takes pains to know its clientele and their habits. Men find loneliness just as stressful as women do: Thirty-one percent of men and 33 percent of women report that they find loneliness to be “very stressful” or “somewhat stressful.” And men are more likely to report that loneliness is a challenging aspect of being single (27 percent of men and 22 percent of women).

The site’s second annual Singles in America study done this year found: We boomers aren’t desperate: Singles over 60 are most likely to insist on a partnership that includes sexual attraction romance; moreover, they are more likely than any other age group to achieve orgasm—a thrilling 91-100 percent of the time!

Although the baby-boomer generation isn't the hot Internet demographic (that's usually the 18-to-35-year-olds), there has been continued growth of Internet use by baby boomers.

If you have never experienced the power of internet dating you are missing out on an incredible opportunity.And of course, with this increase in boomer users comes an increase in the number of sites that target them.I've gathered a list of ten Web sites for social networking, jobs after retirement, travel recommendations, and more—all specifically designed to cater to the boomer set.This may be the case during the early-adopter phase of a new technology or gadget, but the boomers succumb to owning cell phones, DVD players, and HDTVs just like the rest of us.Besides, boomers Steve Jobs, Bill Gates, and Eric Schmidt sure didn't have a problem entering the technology world!