Smart phones, Facebook, and other social media sites make it easy to secretly “connect,” making infidelity easier than ever before. Among married men and women who admit to cheating on their spouse, over half of them use social media sites and chat rooms to facilitate their affair. Marriage counselor Joan Leary feels that social media sites have “changed the landscape of infidelity.” It’s much easier for people to connect with old friends, old lovers, and old relationships. “Most often when I get clients in here [they’ve] been ‘caught’. They’ve been caught texting, or Facebooking, or someone’s intuition has kicked in where things just don’t add up,” Leary says.

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