My husband recently
divorced me, and I am in the process of trying to get alimony. Is it possible
for me to get payments to help me finish my college degree, which I was in the
process of getting until we started our family?
can be used to help further your education. What you’re likely looking
to get additional money to be used to pay for tuition, rather than
your alimony support awarded by the court. You can petition the court in
alimony request for educational support like tuition payments.
court will likely investigate the claim and determine whether or not it
be proper to award tuition allotments in your alimony order. If you had
up your education to care for the kids, and the court believes that
training with provide you with better opportunities to support yourself,
be inclined to order it as rehabilitative alimony. You should speak with
experienced divorce attorney to ensure your educational rights are