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If i get legaled seperated from my husband will he have to help me out finacially since he made more money?

Little Rock, AR |

If my husband is the major bread winner in the household and we are going to get a legal seperation will he have to help me out finacially and how is it determind how much he will be responsible for? I am trying to do my budget.

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  1. There are several factors that have to be taken into account before anyone can even estimate what a court may order. However, you may file for separate maintenance and ask the court to order that your husband pay spousal support and pay certain debts (as well as child support if there are children involved).

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