On paying manimony

Originally published 12/30/08 Rule of thumb: if you are paying (or going to pay) manimony, you are what is called a “power wife” or an “alpha wife.” Power wives and alpha wives wear the pants in the family because they make more money than their husbands. Whoever has the most money wears the pants. It’s true. […]

How to get life long alimony (now called maintenance)

You know how Debbie Metanopoulos’ husband accused her of “living beyond their means” during the marriage? That is not the way to convince a court to award you life long alimony or manimony. (See our manimony posts here: http://www.divorcesaloon.com/index.php?s=manimony. And forgive me in advance for any gender bias I displayed.) In Gann v. Gann, the […]