Growing together dating for singles
Why would any long-term, committed couple choose to live apart rather than together?
Despite the fact that living with a romantic partner can be an amazing experience (I have a live-in boyfriend and can confirm that it is awesome), research suggests that there may be some meaningful benefits to living separately.
But while there are numerous studies and self-help tracts for people whose children live with their ex, finding a new relationship can prove tricky.We refer to these individuals throughout this report as “online daters,” and we define them in the following way: Taken together, 11% of all American adults have done one or both of these activities and are classified as “online daters.” In terms of demographics, online dating is most common among Americans in their mid-20’s through mid-40’s.Some 22% of 25-34 year olds and 17% of 35-44 year olds are online daters. For many couples, moving in together is the key step that transitions them from a dating relationship to a long-term committed partnership.However, a small but growing minority of long-term couples in countries like the U.