10 Things Florida Residents Should Know About Divorce: Alimony
If you are a Florida resident who is currently going through or is considering a divorce, there are a couple of things about the divorce process that you should understand before speaking with an attorney. This will not only save you time but also money.
Alimony is an extension of the responsibility for spouses to support each other financially during the marriage. In Florida, a judge may order alimony if it is “well-founded.” To determine alimony, the court will look at the cost of living and expenses during the marriage, age, physical health of each spouse, and the marriage’s length.