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Paying Maintenance While Unemployed in Colorado

Paying Maintenance While Unemployed in Colorado I live in Colorado and have recently become unemployed. Do I need to pay maintenance to my ex-wife while I’m unemployed? It depends on what kind of maintenance you are paying. If you are paying “contractual,...

Length of Alimony (Maintenance) Payments

Length of Alimony (Maintenance) Payments Will I have to pay my wife maintenance (alimony) if we divorce, and for how long? Maintenance, formerly called alimony is a minefield and is an area where nice guys can finish last. Maintenance is based on an ex-wife’s...

Financial Dependence During Separation

Financial Dependence During Separation 2 questions please;; my husband and i been married over 1 yr,now i left my home and everything when i relocated to his state; now we are going to separate;; i have no home in my state just family how can i get the courts to have...

Rights to Maintenance

Rights to Maintenance Is my wife automatically entitled to maintenance? No, your wife is not automatically entitled to maintenance. The Court considers the earning ability of both parties, the standard of living enjoyed during the marriage, the length of the marriage,...

Formula for Calculating Maintenance

Formula for Calculating Maintenance I heard that there is a formula for maintenance? No, there is no formula for maintenance. The Court considers each case individually. However, if your combined gross incomes are $75,000 or less, there is a presumption that your...