Understanding Alimony

Understanding Alimony Deviations

  • By: Karpenski & Schmelkin
  • Alimony

Understanding Alimony Deviations Alimony is the payment made by one spouse, the “payor” spouse who must have the ability to pay, to the other “recipient” spouse who must need support in order to meet his/her basic needs.  One purpose of alimony is to allow both parties, post-divorce, to maintain the lifestyle the parties enjoyed during […]