My wife is going to inherit $800,000 and told me she will use $300,000 to pay off our mortgage

My wife is going to inherit $800,000 and told me she will use $300,000 to pay off our mortgage

‘What do you think of the way she has treated her inheritance? If we divorce, will I have to pay her alimony?’

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I’m 65 and still work. I earn $130,000 a year and plan to continue to work for another five years, as long as I am in good health.

My wife retired two years ago at age 59 after working for 13 years, earning $20,000 a year. She mostly stayed home and helped raise our two children, who are now adults with their own jobs.

My wife gets a small pension and I will also get a pension. We have no savings, no 401(k), nothing. I paid for my kids’ college education. We own one car outright.

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