How to Refuse an Inheritance

This column first appeared in the SA Express-News and its MySA website on June 23, 2015. Dear Mr. Premack: I was recently informed that my aunt died and left a respectable inheritance for me. This may sound odd, but I am doing well and do not need this money from her. I would very much…

Finish Big-Money Gifts in 2012

Dear Mr. Premack: Years ago my husband inherited ranch land from his parents, when it had very little monetary value. My husband died this year and left the land to me. I have no desire to keep the land. My two daughters also have no interest in the land. I listed it for sale and…

Bigamist “Wife” Tries to Grab Control

Dear Mr. Premack: My father got married several years after my mother died. His new wife was still married to another man in Thailand when she married dad. I suspect she (who now claims to be divorced from husband #1) wants to grab dad’s money and assets. My parents had a rather large estate that…