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Alimony and Child Support - The Cate Law Firm

My Spouse Got a Raise at Work: Can I Get Child Support and Alimony Modified?

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If you have a court order that provides for either child support or alimony payments in South Carolina, this is considered the final decision by the judge that cannot be changed without an appeal. However, child support and most alimony awards are modifiable if circumstances substantially change. For example, if an ex-spouse earns more… Read More »

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Types of Alimony in South Carolina

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During a divorce, alimony can be a contentious and emotionally-charged issue. Sometimes referred to as spousal support or spousal maintenance, alimony is a payment made from one spouse to another to provide financial support (for the recipient spouse) during and after a marriage dissolution. Alimony is not awarded in every divorce case, and there… Read More »

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