You can even ensure that the internet does all the hard work for you, by opting for a website that uses detailed questionnaires to set you up with your perfect match. It sure beats a night out at a single's evening...
So take a look at our pick of the best mature dating sites out there below...
If so, you're part of an ever-growing group; a study by the American Associated of Retired Persons tells us that 'companionship' is the main motivation for seniors dating online.
Online dating is especially popular with mature singles in the US because it can introduce you to a wealth of new and different people, and lets you be more specific about the type of person you really want to meet.
The Woman and Home dating site is also free to join, browse, and to read messages on, so you can get started with no financial commitment. But you'll have to become a paying subscriber to reply back with a custom message, which will cost from £10.50 per month, for 12 months.
It's easy to register on this site exclusively for over 50's, and even easier to get going - ideal for the techno-phobes among us!
Our approach to online dating is based on the idea that strong, lasting relationships start with compatible matches.
But not every cougar (a hot woman several years older than you) is Mrs.
And it's the perfect place to go even if love or a relationship isn't what you're looking for - members of Plus One are also looking for companionship and friendship. Becoming a member is free, which will enable you to browse and read messages from interested members.
We have created this site to help people of a mature age that are looking for friendship, love, dating and romance.