Anything over 25 years does begin to raise problems in terms of compatibility because you are effectively from different generations and therefore your life experiences, beliefs and values may be so vastly different that it can cause difficulties when you negotiate important decisions in your relationship.
When someone of 30 is dating someone who is 50 the age difference may not seem particularly significant.
Financial, health and economic factors also change as we grow older and these can sometimes make child rearing more difficult in later life.
If having a family isn’t part of your future plans then there are examples of many happy and healthy couples who have age gaps of 10 – 20 years.
This can seem quite restrictive but is a good way of judging whether the age range that you’re dating in will widely be deemed appropriate.
It isn’t fair but older men dating younger women seems to have always been acceptable in almost all cultures but, happily, older women having relationships with younger men is becoming much more accepted and commonplace.
An 80 year old will be coping with very different life challenges and the differences could lead to a range of issues that weren’t apparent earlier on in the relationship.
As with all aspects of the dating process, stay flexible and keep an open mind.The new legal status, which will be enforced from January next year is based on the court's judgement that a 15-year old's mental capacity is similar to that of a 12-year-old.Switzerland - The FCO has also listed the European country as having a low threat from terrorism.Qualities developed through emotional maturity are the ones most likely to ensure the success of the relationship rather than anything to do with chronological age. Any relationship that is built on dishonesty will have insecure foundations which, sooner or later, will rock its stability.The decision by the country's constitutional court removes a legal provision that all sexual acts against children under the age of 15 are "sexual abuse". Whether you’d never date a younger man or are considering dating an older women – or vice versa – everyone is sure to have an opinion.