dole \ ˈdōl  \ ● n. one’s allotted share, portion, or destiny What happens when your child turns 26? They are officially off their parents’ insurance plan. At least on health insurance. They may still be on auto or whatever. How do you …

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The closure of Business 40 in Winston-Salem has had a direct effect on businesses in the downtown area. What other towns could have a major road, that basically bifurcates the entire town, shut down and that town act like nothing …

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Student loans. I know we are all groaning right now. The dreaded student loan. Bane of recent college grads (or dropouts) and even long- lived adults. When the Dads went to college, mostly tuition was affordable and many times loans …

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Looking for a new house is daunting. Figuring out whether you should do that or stay in the house you’re already in can be even worse. You have to compare and contrast the cost of getting the house ready for …

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Beer Dad Tim’s son 3B got his first job today. Not only did he get a job but he also got a job in the very industry that he is aspiring to be part of. That’s step one of “the …

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Bethany Miller comes back to talk with us about cigars, her life, how she has totally immersed herself in the world of cigars and how being a bad-ass just comes naturally. Actually, Beer Dad Tim said she was bad-ass (she …

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Bethany Miller is in to talk with The Dads about Top Leaf Cigar Lounge. But, not only that, she goes into, with amazing detail, the history of cigars, how they’re made, the stigma of them and what it’s like to …

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So, first, this is not directed at any one person, business or what have you. This is more of a concept. This week Dad Tim talks about people who owe people money. Not people who are dodging people they owe. …

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When did you get your first credit card? Do you remember filling out that credit card application that you saw in a counter stand at a convenience store, department store, etc.? Did you have direction as to how to properly …

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There used to be a time when the only way to pay for things was with cash. Credit cards were only for big purchases. Debit cards came along and allowed you to use a card as cash. These days there …

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