When ‘cougardom’ was becoming known in mainstream media, social scientists set out to explore the relationship between older women dating younger men.In their 2006 study, the University of Maine interviewed eight married couples where the wife was between 10 to 17 years older than the husband.It is also a general belief that older men are caring and more matured in relationship matters.Most females feel more comfortable with older men and give more preference to them than males of their age, resulting in an increase in number of younger women looking for older men as partners.
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