Protecting separate assets from Medicaid

This column first appeared in the San Antonio Express News on May 4,. 2018. Dear Mr. Premack: If a Marital Property Agreement exists and finances have not been co-mingled, can the assets of one spouse be considered when the other spouse needs to apply for Medicaid assistance or is there a way to keep them…

Planning for your pets is vital

This column first appeared in the San Antonio Express News on April 27, 2018 Dear Mr. Premack: My wife and I love animals and have two dogs and a cat. Our finances are stable enough that we can provide substantial inheritances to our children. But we also want to provide money for the care and…

Affidavit of Heirship changes records

This answer first appeared in the San Antonio Express News on March 30, 2018. Dear Mr. Premack: I read with interest the article [March 23, 2018] about the lady who thought changing records at the Appraisal office would make her sole owner or her property. I did the same and I was thinking the same…