We have all gone through a lot because of the Covi-pocalypse. Jobs, the economy, and more. Outside of the people who have lost loved ones or themselves because of the pandemic, the ones that are most affected, even if only …

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It’s no secret that this pandemic has been hell on everyone. There’s a lot of bad stuff out there, still. But, what can we find behind the dark clouds? Is there something that adds a silver lining? Are there good …

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Remember, if you will, back in episode 173, titled The Beer Bubble. Well, we bring that subject up, once again, when not one but three beer establishments in Greensboro have announced that they are or that they have closed/closing. Is the competitive …

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The Beer Dads are of the age where they’re considered the “Sandwich Generation.” Haven’t heard of that? The Sandwich Generation? The Sandwich Generation is defined as those who have a living parent age 65 or older and are either raising …

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Did you know that Beer Dad Jon is a fundraising beast? It’s true. He and his organization, the Piedmont Triad Apartment Association have been major fundraisers for several organizations but probably the biggest is for Second Harvest Food Bank of …

Show 187 – Feeding the Funds Read more »

A few episodes back we talked about when your college-aged child comes home and announces that he or she has applied for a trip to Japan and that it will cost $6500. Well, turns out it doesn’t always happen that …

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It’s never fun when your college-aged kid comes home and says, “guess what!? I applied to take a study trip to Japan and I was accepted.” Well, it can be exciting but do you have $6500 sitting waiting on you …

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The Beer Dads are well-traveled. They’ve each been to Europe, some to Central America and each to numerous places around this country. But, as much as he loves to travel, Beer Dad Tim hasn’t ever been to New York City, …

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Beer Dad Tim had a rough morning. We have talked many times about the perils of home-ownership but today was a rough day for Dad Tim. AC problems which lead to a small swimming pool’s worth of water being extracted …

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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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