What does it mean to be legally separated versus divorced? These two terms are often used interchangeably, and the fact of the matter is that they are not synonymous. Before entering into a legal battle or a divorce with a soon-to-be ex-spouse, it is important to be able to distinguish between the two.
If you are in the process or about to go through a divorce or legal separation in Michigan, there is no doubt that at some point you have thought about Alimony. Alimony in Michigan is also known as Spousal Support. Let’s talk about what Alimony is, and how it can affect you and your divorce proceedings.