I have been married for 27 years and my husband has committed adultery and he has gone to live with his 'common law spouse'. Am I entitled to spousal maintenance? I have 2 daughters living with me 24 and 19(no maintenance required) but I pay all bills and struggling with finance etc.
He is on £48/59k
No mortgage. the house belongs to my parents but we lived rent fee. my monthly out goings is £600 on basics (not electric). I use £70 a week on fuel to work and left with £60 a month. I have electric bill of £500 a quarter. I need car maintenance- tyres £90, Service Plus etc. Handy man to keep outside house/logs for fire chopped etc all cost. I feed the girls. Credit cards outstanding and him living rent free with her.
My income after deduction is £1600 a month. Daughter's work and they pay for their own things etc fuel car maintenance etc. One on £650 a month bring home the other £800.