In many ways, child support and spousal support are similar. With child support, one parent pays the other so that a child has the financial means to live a good life. With spousal support, the higher wage earning partner will make a support payment to the lower wage earner.
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The cost for filing divorce in California is approximately $435 -- but that only includes the filing of the divorce documents. For most couples, the paperwork isn't the part of the process that has the most cost attached. Depending on how many issues you need to work through, e.g., custody, alimony and property division, divorce can cost much, much more.