Alimony request collides with fiscal reality
Appeals court rules that ex-wife can’t expect to maintain a debt-fueled standard of livingIn a case perfectly suited to the debt-fueled boom and bust of these economic times, a Transylvania County woman sought to collect alimony to help maintain the standard of living she enjoyed while married – a lifestyle funded only by an unsustainable amount of borrowing. The court said no.
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Published: June 8, 2012
Time posted: 3:12 pm