'Dating After 50 for Dummies': The secrets to finding a new love online

Feb. 12, 2014 at 1:35 PM ET

Video: AARP relationships expert Pepper Schwartz and Gwen Garrett, a 57-year-old retiree, offer advice to baby boomers who are looking to enter (or reenter) the dating scene. They explain it’s important to know new technology, pick up a new hobby to meet people, and present yourself in an accurate way.

Read an excerpt from 'Dating After 50 for Dummies' by Pepper Schwartz, PhD

Excerpted with permission from the publisher, Wiley, from Dating After 50 for Dummies by Pepper Schwartz, PhD. Copyright © 2014