Alimony Tag

5 Common Misconceptions About Alimony in Florida
4 Common Misconceptions About Alimony in Florida

Divorce has been a common occurrence in the American culture for many years. Even though many people get divorced in the state of Florida every year, there are still many misconceptions about what happens after a divorce. One of the most misunderstood aspects of divorce...

Are Alimony Payments Made Forever in florida?
Are Alimony Payments Made Forever?

An alimony decision can be great or frustrating depending on what side of the decision you’re on. For many people, alimony often seems like a permanent ruling that will hang over their head for the rest of their lives. However, this is untrue, as there...

The Effect of a Florida Divorce on Social Security Benefits
The Basics on the Effect of Divorce on Social Security Benefits

If you have been married for a significant length of time to someone from whom you are now divorced, there is a chance that you are still eligible for survivor’s Social Security benefits upon your ex-spouse’s death. Divorce laws in the state of Florida can...

My Spouse Lied on the Florida Family Law Financial Affidavit!
My Spouse Lied on the Florida Family Law Financial Affidavit!

For those of you who do not know, a financial affidavit is a formal document where in which you disclose financial investments, prior to a divorce proceeding. Often, this legal form is required during divorce litigation. When filling out the affidavit, you are also required...

Can a Stay at Home Dad Receive Alimony in Miami, Florida?
Can a Stay at Home Dad Receive Alimony in Miami, Florida?

Gender roles often make people think that certain options are not available to them, particularly when it comes to family law. Questions regarding alimony, child support and more are often looked at from a very outdated point of view, which causes frustration and confusion for...

The Relationship Between Alimony Payments and Cohabitation in Florida
The Relationship Between Alimony Payments and Cohabitation

The state of Florida will often award alimony payments to a financially dependent spouse after a divorce. When the spouse who is receiving the alimony payments has a change in financial situation, it can affect the alimony payments. One factor that can affect these payments is...

Courts Aren't Granting Alimony as Frequently as in the Past
Courts Aren’t Granting Alimony as Frequently as in the Past

Is alimony a thing of the past? The United States has seen a gender shift in the workforce. People who, in the past, might have been awarded alimony are not being awarded spousal support anymore. Are you getting divorced after not working for 20 years?...

What is Pendente Lite Alimony in Divorce Proceedings?
What is Pendente Lite Alimony in Divorce Proceedings?

If you’re going through a divorce, you may be overwhelmed by the sheer number of parts to the process. There are many aspects to divorce that may be unfamiliar to you, particularly because there are so many different circumstances under which a couple may separate....

Pedente Lite and Divorce in MIami, FL
A Guide to Pendente Lite in Florida Divorce Proceedings

They say that love is blind. While this statement is a bit ambiguous, it certainly seems to be true. Not only concerning physical appearance, but the ability to foresee how a relationship will survive in the long term. If you do find yourself in a divorce...