UPDATED June 17th, 2017 Does dating immediately after divorce mean you’re on the rebound?
People who met their spouse online said their marriage was more satisfying than those who met their spouse offline.
Plus, marriages that began online were less likely to end in separation or divorce.
The only ‘don’t’ you must adhere to is that you shouldn’t date to get over your ex.
You might be using this new person to help yourself heal, but he is likely to get hurt in the process.
Is there such a thing as the perfect moment to start dating again?
The most common rule for dating after divorce is to be alone one year for each of the four or five years you were married.
The researchers reached their conclusion by creating upwards of 10,000 randomly generated societies.
Then they simulated the connections made through online dating in each society.
It's possible — and more likely — that there's some self-selection going on, as University of Kansas professor Jeffrey A. That is, people who sign up for dating services may be more interested in a relationship, and even marriage, than say, people at a bar who aren't specifically there to meet a serious partner.