Alessandra Messineo Long

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Reasons why it is imperative to have a will no matter what your age

In a nutshell, a will dictates what will happen to your assets (referred to as your “estate”) when you die. If you don’t have a will, then you die “intestate,” and the probate court will apply the relevant state laws to determine what happens to your property. The court also decides who will care for any minor children or other dependents and the related costs that must be paid. Continue Reading →

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Three Legal Documents to Consider Before Sending Your Kid off to College

Estate planning is not just for the elderly. Once a student turns 18, he or she is an adult in the eyes of the law. Here are 3 legal documents to consider before sending your child off to college: The Durable Power of Attorney, the Living Will, and the Health Care Proxy. Continue Reading →

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Seeking Meaningful Volunteer Work? These Jr League of Greenwich Leaders Want to Meet You

The Junior League of Greenwich is hosting an open house for potential new members on Tuesday, May 17 at their headquarters, 231 East Putnam Ave. Come meet the board of directors and the new member committee. You’ll learn about projects that new members undertake. You can expect to make friends along the way and make a difference in town. Continue Reading →

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