Different types of Alimony/Spousal support

  1. Temporary spousal support – awarded to a party during a divorce proceeding
  2. Lump sum alimony – one lump sum award provided to a spouse upon divorce
  3. Periodic alimony – alimony payments made at certain periods of time, generally monthly payments, which end after a specified period of time
  4. Rehabilitative alimony – payments made for a spouse to obtain training or education
  5. Permanent alimony – alimony payments without any termination date (usually only terminates upon the death of a party or remarriage of the recipient spouse)


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