Before you decide to give intergenerational dating a go, be sure you know what you want.
There are many reasons why men choose to date older women.
A 2003 survey by AARP found that 34 percent of women over 40 were dating younger men.
According to Coles and his colleague Marco Francesconi, the trend can be attributed to more women getting high-earning jobs.
Understand that there are pros and cons to both pursuits.
The key is to be aware of what you may be getting into. Be honest with yourself and apply some common sense to the situation.
It can bring major challenges to your relationship.