PREPAREDNESS

8 Steps to Prepare for Civil Unrest: Unhappy People In Large Groups Can be A Volatile Bunch

This is a topic that isn’t talked about very often, probably because it’s something we just don’t like thinking about. But it’s just as important to prepare for as natural disasters, and those we do talk about a lot. Natural disasters are common in pretty much every state – snow storms, earthquakes, tornadoes…. If you don’t to […]

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Surviving The Next Great Depression- When The Next Great Depression Hits It Will Be Unlike Anything We Have Lived Through Before

Numerous economists and investors are warning of another great financial crisis to come but few people want to listen to them. No crisis is ever exactly like the last one and the next great depression will be different from the last one. In the last depression those who had money were in a good financial […]

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5 Stealth Native American Skills That No One Else Has Mastered

Whether is was a matter of sneaking up on prey to catch their next meal, sniffing out enemies who might be nearby so that they could be avoided, or planning a sneak attack on enemies, one of the most notable skills that native people had was stealth. When Europeans came to the New World, they […]

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What Is “The Grid” And Why It Matters, And Why You Need To Get Off Grid To Self Sufficiency & Self Sustainability Now

We’re all interconnected. Everything we do is interconnected. No, I don’t mean on some spiritual sense, but in our day to day lives everything we touch and interact with is connected to one another. The hamburger you ate for lunch relied on a vast and unseen infrastructure and logistics system to get it from farm […]

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Society As We Know It Will Collapse Very Fast In Case Of A Catastrophic Event: 10 Tips For Escaping Any City When Society Collapses

There’s a reason why big cities come to mind when we think of terrorist attacks or natural disasters. Any kind of a large-scale attack will always inflict more damage and tragedy on a city because of the massive increase in population. It will affect more people, creates more chaos, and deal the largest economic blow. […]

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Take Control Of Our Future And Prepare For Hard Times: 9 Things To Do to Prepare for Hard Times Ahead

Most Prepper types that I know appear to have a common trait: they are good at evaluating risks then moving to mitigate those risks in a nimble manner.  What that means, in somewhat plainer English, is they have the ability to evaluate a situations, make a plan, learn from it, and ultimately act in a responsible […]

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50 Uses of Duct Tape for Survival and Emergencies

The other version dates back to the same era, but gives the credit to the heating industry.  When people first began using central heating, aluminum ducts were installed throughout homes in order to distribute the heat to different rooms. The joints of the ducts were leaking, so in an effort to conserve heat, duct tape […]

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44 Fantastic Uses of Paracord for Prepping and Survival [UPDATE: Now 60+ Ways]

My love affair with paracord continues.  Not only is it strong and useful for a myriad of tasks, it is colorful and fun to work with. Time spent making a paracord bracelet, paracord lanyard, paracord belt, and other paracord projects is time well spent. I know I am not the only one that feels this way. […]