Estate Planning is for Young Adults, too

This column first appeared in the San Antonio Express News and other Hearst Newspapers on November 26, 2018. Dear Mr. Premack: I know you work primarily with retirees, but since you write about Wills and Estate Planning I’m hoping you can answer this question. My husband and I have two young children, pets, and a…

How should Will handle House issue?

This column first appeared in the San Antonio Express News and other Hearst Newspapers on November 19, 2018. Dear Mr. Premack: I was interested in your earlier article about children inheriting property. In my Will I have stated that my house be sold only and that my children equally divide their share of proceeds. I…

Is Home Cam which watches elderly Dad legal?

This column first appeared in the San Antonio Express News and other Hearst Newspapers on November 5, 2018. Dear Mr. Premack: My father has moved into my home, and despite his very happy demeanor he is bedridden with various health issues. We do have a care provider who comes in several hours a day, so…

Questions about MERP claims

This column first appeared in the San Antonio Express News and other Hearst Newspapers on October 12, 2018. Dear Mr. Premack: Is a home mortgage, whether a regular mortgage or reverse mortgage, paid before a MERP claim? – SB MERP is the Medicaid Estate Recovery Program, a facet of the Medicaid program that has existed…