But are there greater risks to consider with a large age gap between partners?
Workers planning for their retirement should be aware that retirement benefits depend on age at retirement.
If a worker begins receiving benefits before his/her normal (or full) retirement age, the worker will receive a reduced benefit.
Based on the formula, a 21-year-old could date someone as young as 17, an 18-year-old could be with a 16-year old, and a 16-year-old with a 15-year-old.
Having a partner who is much older or younger has become somewhat trendy in today’s celebrity-obsessed culture, perhaps even more so among young adults.
The first 2 are subject to considerable error and should only be used when ultrasonography facilities are not available.