9 December 2021
Divorce can bring about financial problems for one or both spouses. Alimony is a tool used by the court to help ensure that the spouse making less money throughout the marriage receives the financial help they need to become independent once again. Most people are surprised to learn that alimony is quite diverse. There are four types of alimony that may be awarded by the court. Understanding these variations will help you better anticipate the type of alimony you can expect if you are going through a divorce.