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A 30-something is more likely to have that maturity than is a 20-something. As mentioned, older people have had more time to advance in their career.
So marrying an older woman, on average, not only increases the chances she'll contribute more money to the family income, she'll be in a better position to offer career advice and maybe even help her husband land a better job.
I will admit I'm biased: My wife is five years older than I am and we've been contentedly married for almost 40 years now. Alfred Kinsey's classic work on sexuality concluded that men's sexual hormones peak at 18, women's in their early 30s.
Of course, factors other than hormones affect sexuality, for example, being experienced at sex, but a man increases his chances of sexual compatibility by marrying an older woman. Having lived longer, a person is more likely to have maturity that comes with age: not to fight so much about trivia, not as likely to have an affair having gotten that out of her system.
As girls reach the age of 18 and dive into the adult dating pool, many find that older men tend to strike their fancy more than guys their age.
Whether a man is 15 or more years older -- or the age difference is only a few years -- negative factors may play a role in the success or failure of the relationship.There are many benefits to dating men who are younger than you, as well as potential pitfalls to look out for.Our relationship experts share their best advice on the subject.I know women that have dated younger men and they have had amazingly rich partnerships. I know women, myself included, that have dated men that are older and have found they are not ready for an emotionally mature relationship.Age won't necessarily indicate if someone is ready to be with someone in an adult, emotionally mature and committed relationship,” Hocking said.Your younger wife will not be content to sit around at home binge-watching the latest series on Netflix.