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Alimony Agreement - Uncontested Divorce, No Children

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This document sets forth provisions for payment of alimony between spouses who have separated, but finalization of the divorce remains pending, and where no children were born as a result of the parties' marriage. This agreement contains standard clauses and allows for individuals to customize terms, such as amount and date of alimony payments, in order to meet the specific terms of the parties' agreement. This agreement should be used by individuals who are currently separated and seeking an uncontested divorce.

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									This document sets forth provisions for payment of alimony between spouses who have
separated, but finalization of the divorce remains pending, and where no children were
born as a result of the parties' marriage. This agreement contains standard clauses and
allows for individuals to customize terms, such as amount and date of alimony
payments, in order to meet the specific terms of the parties' agreement. This
agreement should be used by individuals who are currently separated and seeking an
uncontested divorce.
       ALIMONY AGREEMENT IN UNCONTESTED DIVORCE:
            NO CHILDREN FROM THE MARRIAGE

THIS AGREEMENT, made and entered into this _______ day of ____________, 201___, by
and between _________________ [NAME OF HUSBAND] of ______________________,
[PROVIDE CITY AND COUNTY WHERE HUSBAND RESIDES] (hereinafter, the
“Husband”), and _________________ [NAME OF WIFE] of __________________________,
[PROVIDE CITY AND COUNTY WHERE WIFE RESIDES] (hereinafter, the “Wife”).


WITNESSETH:

WHEREAS, the parties were married on the ___________ day of _____________,
______[PROVIDE YEAR]. Due to certain differences between the Parties the parties got
separated on the ________ day of _________________________, 201____, and are presently
living apart. The parties intend to permanently live apart for the rest of their natural lives;

WHEREAS, no children are born out of the parties' marriage;

WHEREAS the parties hereby desire to settle the question of alimony, and they request the Court
to incorporate this alimony agreement into the final decree; and


NOW, THEREFORE, in consideration of the premises, the mutual promises and undertakings
herein contained and for other good and valuable consideration, the receipt of which is hereby
acknowledged, each party stipulates, agrees and covenants with the other as follows:


1. Husband, pursuant to this agreement, shall pay to Wife, the sum of $_____________, as
alimony for her sole use and benefit, every month in cash or check, on or before the first day of
each month, commencing from _________________, 201___. [PROVIDE DATE THE
ALIMONY PAYMENTS WILL BEGIN.]

[or]

1. Wife, pursuant to this agreement, shall pay to Husband, the sum of $ ______________, as
alimony for his sole use and benefit, every month in cash or check, on or before the first day of
each month, commencing from _______________, 201___. [PROVIDE DATE THE
ALIMONY PAYMENTS WILL BEGIN.]

{Instruction: delete or cross out the paragraph, above, that does NOT apply.}

2. The payments shall be made at, or mailed to, the following address _____________.



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3. The alimony payments shall continue as scheduled until one or more of the following events
occur:

a) the death of Wife or Husband;

b) remarriage of Wife/Husband; [KEEP THE PARTY WHO WILL BE RECEIVING
ALIMONY. DELETE OR CROSS OUT THE PARTY WHO WILL BE PAYING THE
ALIMONY.]



c) cohabitation of Wife/Husband with an unrelated adult; [DELETE OR CROSS OUT THE
PARTY WHO WILL BE PAYING THE ALIMONY.]

{Instruction: In many states, alimony is a statutory right in some circumstances. Sub-section
"c," above may be found to be unenforceable, even though it is part of this agreement, as
some courts may find this clause to violate public policy.}


4. The alimony payments that are not paid when due under this agreement shall bear interest of
___% per year from the due date until paid.


5. ________________{Instruction: Select from Wife or Husband} hereby accepts the payments
to be made in accordance with this Agreement in full satisfaction and settlement of all her rights,
claims and demands against _____________ {Instruction: Select from Wife or Husband} for
support, maintenance and alimony.


6. The parties declare that they both have read this agreement and have understood it, and that it
is legally binding upon both of them unless altered by mutual agreement, in writing, or, by a
court of law, or by any other authorized decision-making entity that is approved by both parties,
or that is appointed by a court of law.


7. The parties further declare that they have sought independent legal advice and have been
represented by independent counsel of their own choice.

8. The provisions of this shall not be affected or superseded by any other agreement, including a
property settlement and/or separation agreement, entered into by the parties.

9. Severability. In the event that any one or more of the provisions contained herein, or the
application thereof in any circumstance, is held invalid, illegal or unenforceable in any
jurisdiction, the validity, legality and enforceability of any such provision in such jurisdiction in
any other respect and of the remaining provisions herein shall not be affected or impaired
thereby.


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IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the parties have hereunto set their hands and seals the day and year
first above written.


Signed, sealed and delivered this _____ day of ______________, 201_______ in the presence
of:

___________________________
Signature of Husband

___________________________

Signature of Witness


___________________________

Signature of Wife

___________________________

Signature of Witness


ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF NOTARY PUBLIC

STATE OF _______)

COUNTY OF _____ )

I, the undersigned, a notary public in and for said county, in the state aforesaid, do hereby certify,
that __________ and _________ personally known to me to be the same people whose names
are subscribed to the foregoing instrument, appeared before me this day in person and
acknowledged that they signed, sealed and delivered the said instrument as their free and
voluntary act, for the uses and purposes therein, set forth.

Given under my hand and official seal, this _______ day of ______________, 20________.

_______________________
Signature

My commission expires: ____________________

__________________
Notary                                           Public                                          Seal


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