Category Archives: Alimony

If you are divorced, you may have been ordered to pay your spouse spousal maintenance. Spousal maintenance, also called spousal support or alimony, is designed to help subsidize a financially-disadvantaged spouse after a divorce. For example, a stay-at-home parent who … Continue reading

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Under the law in Illinois, children have to right to expect financial support from both parents, regardless of the adults’ marital situation. The same is not true, however, for divorcing spouses. While there may be situations in which spousal maintenance … Continue reading

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Ending a marriage, regardless of the reason, creates a variety of challenges for both partners as they move forward into the post-divorce period of their lives. In addition to finding a new place to live and other day-to-day concerns, spouses … Continue reading

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