Finances and a person’s rights in family court are important concepts when the person decides to file for divorce. Stories about celebrity divorces seem to focus a great deal on the money. Property division is only one aspect of the finances that may be important in an individual divorce. Day-to-day expenses during, and after, the divorce may be of great concern for many people.
According to Florida family law, a person can be required to pay permanent spousal support. This means that a person is mandated to meet this financial obligation for an indefinite period of time, unless certain conditions are met.