The other side is entitled to your financial information as part of an Income & Expense Declaration and The schedule of Assets & debts with supporting documents. Unfortunately that includes credit card statements etc. all this information will be used to determine your permanent Spousal Support order
Sounds reasonable to me. Whenever the issue of support is before the court, each party has every right to know the details of the other party's employment, or their efforts to find employment.
The way that people spend money can be helpful to the court to determine an appropriate level of support.
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On the flip side, you could request the same information from your ex.
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