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Spousal Support

Spousal Support

When a relationship ends, one spouse may seek help from the other with living expenses or to compensate for choices the spouses made during the relationship. Learn about spousal support.

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spousal support, support order, common-law relationship, interim order, support amount, financial disclosure, tax consequences, length of payment, changing an order, Dial-A-Law