Maintenance in Montana alimony law is explained as a synonym of Alimony and is the payments made from one spouse to another at the end of a marriage.
Presence of minor children at home, standard of living during the marriage, the length of the marriage, age and health of the spouse, earning ability of the spouse seeking maintenance and paying maintenance are considered for determining it.
Termination of Maintenance:
The maintenance support offered in Montana can be terminated upon the death of either of the spouses or remarriage of the recipient spouse.
The maintenance once awarded can also be raised or lowered, i.e., can be modified under certain circumstances and by the consent of both involved.