Whether they're still young or all grown up, being a single parent is much more common when you're dating in your 40s.
It's only natural to fear that your children won't like your new partner, or vice versa, but is there really anything to worry about?
Some statistics show that for every man over 50, there are up to 5 women; over 60, ten women, and so on. The days of sitting back and waiting for anything incoming are over.
If you want to be noticed and rise to the top, it pays to create the best possible profile and keep it polished and shiny.
If and when you do have more time, you can always seek out additional profiles using our 'Have you met...' search function.
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Once you've signed up and taken our personality test, we send you 3-7 new matches a day and are determined to streamline and optimize your online dating experience.
The most important piece of advice for 40 plus dating is simple: don't stagnate.
If you're ready for a relationship, stay active in your search for love because it's all too easy to rely on being set up by your wide circle of friends (a mere 17% end up liking their blind date) or have blind faith that love will fall right into your lap.
The vast majority of our members - a staggering 82% no less - say they have no qualms about dating someone with kids.
For more detailed advice on dating a single parent, as well as how to approach things with your children, read our guide in the Elite Singles online magazine.Because if it doesn’t catch his interest right away, it only takes a single click for him to find one that does.