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More and more older couples are getting divorced in the United States. The divorce rate for people aged 50 and over has doubled since 1990, and more than doubled for those over the age of 65. There are several reasons … Continue reading

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Even though alimony is not awarded as frequently in divorce as it once was, it is still an important (and often contentious) element in some divorce situations. It can ensure a disabled or disadvantaged spouse has at least some financial … Continue reading

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Spousal support (otherwise known as alimony) is sometimes awarded to a lesser-earning spouse in divorce. How it is awarded – the amount and duration – is dependent upon a number of factors, such as the income of each party, duration … Continue reading

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