The truth is, there are advantages to dating or marrying an older man. It is different than being someone close to your age. Once you get past a five year difference in age, there are going to be definite things that you notice are advantages to being with an older man.
Older men are usually more settled in their lives. They have had their days of running around and hanging out with the guys and they just want to settle in and be with the lady in their life. You get a lot more attention and time together when you choose to be with an older man.
Older men are usually more financially stable than their younger counterparts. They have had more time to get their financial business into order and move up the ladder in his career, which also may give him a more prestigious position than younger men. He may already own his own home or have a sound investment portfolio.
A lot of times when there is a difference in age with the man being older, the woman will find that an older man can be somewhat old fashioned and have values that have seemed to have vanished with men your own age. You may find that an older man will be more willing to do things like carry things for you or open doors for you. Most of the time, they know how to treat a lady like a lady, which is a trait to be appreciated.
Dating or marrying an older man does not guarantee you happiness or success in your relationship. That is something that can only be determined by the two of you and a variety of factors such as your commitment to one another. But dating or marrying an older man does have advantages to enjoy.