Spousal Support or Spousal Maintenance, also known as alimony, is a payment made by one spouse to their former spouse after the divorce. In Missouri, there is no set method to calculate Spousal Support. Whether or not you will be paying or … [Read more...] about Award of Spousal Support in Missouri Divorces
How Alimony Works In Missouri: Everything You Should Know
Due to the subjective nature of spousal support agreements and proceedings, determining the spousal support you deserve can be difficult. Missouri does have alimony, but it's commonly referred to as spousal support or simply "maintenance." Let's … [Read more...] about How Alimony Works In Missouri: Everything You Should Know
Can the Length of Your Marriage Impact Your Divorce Outcome?
Did you know that Missouri courts sometimes consider the length of the marriage when deciding divorce cases? When evaluating factors that could influence the outcome of your divorce case, you may overlook the length of your marriage. But did you … [Read more...] about Can the Length of Your Marriage Impact Your Divorce Outcome?
If My Ex Remarries Does It Affect Child Support & Alimony?
Imagine you've made it through your divorce. Now, years later, your former spouse is getting remarried. What does that mean for the maintenance that the family court judge ordered? Well, as long as it is a legal marriage, you are released from … [Read more...] about If My Ex Remarries Does It Affect Child Support & Alimony?
Can You Obtain Spousal Support Before a Divorce Concludes?
This compensation is known as temporary support, and it is very common in divorce proceedings. In this article, we will outline some spousal support basics, help you understand how you may obtain temporary compensation, and explain what will … [Read more...] about Can You Obtain Spousal Support Before a Divorce Concludes?
The 4 Most Contentious Issues in Divorce
If you are considering a divorce, it is important to understand where you may hit a snag in your proceedings. If you pay attention to popular culture, you may think that divorces are always stressful and frustrating from start to finish. Fortunately, … [Read more...] about The 4 Most Contentious Issues in Divorce