If you are involved in a divorce and there are children who are caught in the middle, the state of Florida has some guidelines that must be followed to determine child custody arrangements.
Living in Florida means sunny weather most of the time and beautiful beaches nearby. Unfortunately, the lovely setting doesn't make the aspect of ending a marriage any better. It also doesn't make it any easier.
If you are getting a divorce, there may be alimony awarded. Alimony, simply put, is support money paid from one spouse to another after the divorce is final. It can be a lump-sum payment or payments made over a period of time determined by the court. It is supposed to help one spouse from suffering a drastic change in his or her standard of living.
Getting a divorce is always hard. Can you imagine your spouse having dementia and still wanting to divorce you? Can this even be possible? This is exactly what happened to a woman who married a wealthy man in 2000, some seven years after they began dating.