About Mr and Mrs 50 Plus
MrandMrs50Plus.com is a site aimed at people who are 50 plus.
Whether you’re 51 and have just sneaked into the age category or are well into your 50s, 60s, 70s or beyond, then this site is for you.
So, who are Mr and Mrs 50 Plus?
Well Mr and Mrs 50 Plus are everyone over 50 but if you mean who did it start with, then it started with Mr. C and Mrs C.
Once upon a time, Kathryn and Nigel started a site called TheBabyWebsite.com. They ran that successfully for 11 years and then sold it. What did they do with the proceeds? Pay off their mortgage? No nothing as sensible as that. They went travelling around the world for a year. Kathryn and Nigel didn’t want to be those people who simply left it too late.
As empty-nesters they had reached a different stage in their life and as such were both increasingly aware of the need for an interesting, non-patronising look at the lives of those in their older years.
Being in their mid-50s they certainly don’t consider themselves to be ‘old’. But like lots of people fifty plus, they are very aware of how the world views older people, women in particular. So, just for the record, Mr and Mrs 50 Plus are not decaying old cronies who wear beige, go on coach trips instead of holidays and spend all their leisure time on the sofa.
The way we at MrandMrs50Plus use these codes is as follows:
Tracking: We use a small piece of code to allow Google Analytics to track how many people visit our site, how long they stay on our site and which pages they visit whilst on our site. This is to allow us to see which pages are most popular and which ones need to be improved. It also allows us to see how each user gets to our site (e.g. from a search engine, from another site or directly, by typing in our web address).
Some of the adverts and links you may see on our site are ‘affiliate adverts or links’ which allow a retailer to see which site referred a customer to them. This lets the retailer see that a customer was referred to them from MrandMrs50Plus.com and then a small commission payment is made to us in return. These are what are classed as ‘Third Party Cookies’. The sites that these adverts take you to also use similar cookies to track your movement within their merchant site. If you would like to know a little more about cookies, or would like to know how to have more control over them, go to www.allaboutcookies.org.
You may have noticed that MrandMrs50Plus.com occasionally runs giveaways and competitions. The details that are provided by entrants on the competition entry forms are used when selecting the winner(s). We will not give this information to anyone else other than the prize provider and it is kept on our secure server throughout the duration of the competition/giveaway.