Here are some of the reasons senior couples are choosing living together rather than marriage."In general, you cannot receive survivors benefits if you remarry before the age of 60 unless the latter marriage ends, whether by death, divorce, or annulment.
If you remarry after age 60 (50 if disabled), you can still collect benefits on your former spouse's record.
It’s a well-told myth: that a woman over a certain age has a better chance of getting struck by lightning than finding a mate.
Even movies and TV shows have convinced generations that if they didn’t marry in their childbearing years, it would never happen. These seven women prove it’s possible to get married at any age—and that true love really is worth waiting for.
” Most senior singles have been married at least once before.
Also, as a demographic, many boomers have invested in themselves and their personal growth over the years.
You might think you and your partner could rush down the aisle faster than your 20-something counterparts who don’t know themselves as well as you do, but not so fast!
Hugh Hefner married Crystal Harris on December 31, 2012 when he was 86 and she was 26. Other famous men who have married much younger women include Frank Sinatra, Kevin Costner and Woody Allen. Larry King TNT Extra 3Also Ranked #30 on The All-Time Greatest Late Night Talk Show Hosts Jerry Seinfeld married Jessica Sklar on December 25, 1999, when he was 45 and she was 28.
Why do you think so many men choose to marry women who are half their age? Larry King married Shawn Southwick in 1997 when he was 64 and she was 38. King has been married seven times previously to six different women. The couple are still married, and they have three children together.
Are things getting serious between you and your senior mate?
Once you start to get the feeling that your boomer date might just be the one for you, it’s time to consider how long you two need to wait before saying, “I do!
List of Famous Men Who Married Much Younger Women, loosely ranked by fame and popularity.