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Yes, there are different types of alimony in Florida. Some of the types of alimony include Bridge the Gap, Rehabilitative, Durational, Permanent or any combination of these forms.

In determining whether to award alimony, the court will consider whether there is an actual need for alimony and ability to pay. Once the court determines there is need and ability, the court will also consider other factors to determine which type of alimony to award. Some of these factors include, but are not limited to the duration of the marriage, the standard of living enjoyed during the marriage, the financial resources, age and employability of the parties.