A rebound relationship can last from one month to a year depending on how much time you need to reach your realization. If you are in complete denial a rebound relationship may last longer than expected. Statistics say that men are more likely to rebound than women, because men find it tough to recover from break-ups.
What happens when a rebound relationship ends?
After ending the relationship, there are still feelings for their ex-partner lingering. Even though they were the ones to break it off, emotional attachment is still there. Memories are still there. If youve ever been someones rebound, youve most likely heard them speak about their ex often.
What is the success rate of rebound relationships?
Research indicates 90% of rebound relationships end within three months. On the other hand, there is also research to support the argument that rebounds help people get over a breakup sooner than those who deal with heartbreak all alone.
Is it OK to have a rebound?
New research shows rebound relationships are surprisingly healthy. Recent evidence suggests, in fact, that people who dive into rebound relationships get over their ex-partner more quickly and feel more confident in their date-ability (Brumbaugh & Fraley, 2014).