What is maintenance?

By Candace Meyers
March 15, 2017
What is maintenance?

Maintenance is the legal term in Illinois for what used to be called “alimony” or “spousal support.” It's a sum of money that one spouse will potentially pay to the other to assist them in supporting their day-to-day living expenses.


Candace Meyers is a family lawyer at Boyle Feinberg, P.C. in Illinois. To learn more about the firm, visit www.bffamlaw.com. Visit their firm profile here.

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March 15, 2017
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