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Spousal support or maintenance

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Spousal support is court ordered money paid to support a spouse. Maintenance or “temporary maintenance” is support ordered to be paid for an ex-spouse, or while a divorce case is pending in court. Click here to read more information on spousal support including what court issues the orders, how the amount is determined, and how it can be changed.

Last Review and Update: May 19, 2017
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