Divorced woman receiving alimony.

What Are the Risks of Not Paying Alimony in Arizona?

Spousal maintenance, also known as alimony, is commonly ordered in Arizona divorce cases. Oftentimes, the spouse responsible for making the payments faces difficult financial circumstances, and missing a payment might cross their mind.  Regardless of the economics of their situation, the responsible spouse should do everything in their power to fulfill their court-mandated obligation. The…

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Will I Still Get Alimony if My Ex Goes Bankrupt?

Spousal maintenance can be a hotly contested issue in a divorce. In Arizona, either spouse has the right to request that the court grant an order for spousal maintenance, more commonly known as “alimony.” While either spouse has the right to make such a request, there is no guarantee that the court will award alimony….

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