Bradenton, FL asked in Divorce for Florida

Q: Will I lose my permanent alimony if I move in w/my boyfriend? I am 2 yrs post divorce of 29 years.

Will I lose it if I move out of state also with my boyfriend?

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1 Lawyer Answer
Michael Ferrin
Michael Ferrin
  • Orlando, FL
  • Licensed in Florida

A: Unless the final judgment states that the alimony is non modifiable, if you are found to be in a supportive relationship it could affect your permanent alimony. To be clearer, if your boyfriend is contributing towards your living expenses (groceries, gas, car payment, rent, mortgage) or you are living with him and you are not required to pay towards the mortgage etc, then your alimony could be affected. If you do not want to risk losing the support dont move in with your boyfriend and keep separate households.

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