If that’s a major concern, she advises recruiting adult children or friends to help write a profile and contact matches.Assimos also believes that age can be an advantage in online dating.
If you think dating is only for the younger set, think again. In fact, research shows that the number of seniors using online dating services has doubled.
“I just want everybody to know that, because I want other women in a similar situation to mine to realize that it can be done," she said.
For single seniors who want to make like Martha and try their luck online, there are plenty of options: In fact e Harmony says that demographic is one of its fastest growing segments.
But for older singles who weren’t raised in front of a computer or are accustomed to a more traditional courtship, looking for love on the Internet may seem downright scary.
Those afraid of taking the plunge might look to Martha Stewart for inspiration.