Learn about the basics such as the following: the types of spousal support awarded, factors of spousal support, enforcement, and termination of spousal support.
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Alimony, also known as maintenance or spousal support, refers to payments made by one spouse to the other after a couple divorces. These payments are for living expenses and/or child support.... more
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Divorce is not only an emotionally painful experience, but can also be financially devastating for a dependent spouse. A spousal support (alimony) award can help ease a dependent spouses transition... more
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