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Alimony is the regular monetary allowance one ex-spouse may be required to pay the other after a divorce.

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Paying Alimony

by attorney Howard M Lewis

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...

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Factors Affecting Alimony Awards

Divorce is not only an emotionally painful experience, but can also be financially devastating for a dependent spouse. A spousal support (alimony) award can...

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Alimony Pendente Lite: Temporary Spousal Support

Alimony pendente lite is alimony paid after a couple separates until the divorce is final. It is designed to provide support during the divorce process so...

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