PREPAREDNESS

Are You Ready For An Inflationary Depression?

We are heading into a new depression. It is not coming. It is already here but we are only in the beginning so it may not be easy for many people to see just yet. Once it is easy to see it will be too late for any meaningful actions to mitigate the effects. Just […]

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Why 90% Of The Population Would Die Without Electricity? Are You One Of the 10%?

Experts predict that an EMP strike that wipes out electricity across the nation would ultimately lead to the demise of up to 90% of the population. However, this figure begs an important question: if we were able to live thousands of years without even the concept of electricity, why would we suddenly all die without […]

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4 Ways to Truly Test Your Survival And Hunting Skills: Remember to Test Out Everything You Learn Before Relying On It In A Real Survival Scenario

Studying survival skills is all well and good, but do you know how well your survival knowledge will hold up in real life? If you are ever in a true survival situation, it’s important that you be able to put your knowledge to practical use. Here are four of the best ways to truly test […]

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3 Tips To Make Your House Tornado Resistant

An astounding 553 Americans were killed by tornadoes in 2011 alone, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. To put that number in perspective, there were 538 total tornado-related fatalities from 2000 to 2008. The 2011 numbers were heavily skewed by 245 fatalities in Alabama, a state which had zero deaths by tornadoes in […]

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Being Prepared Is About Being Ready To Survive In A World That’s Radically Different From The One We Live In Now: What’s The Limit Of Your Morality In A Crisis?

As preppers we usually focus on practical steps that will give us a better chance of surviving whatever crisis comes down the road. We talk about what kind of food to store and how much of it, where our water is going to come from, and the best weapons to have available. These are all […]

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3 Ways to Communicate Through the Apocalypse

When you think about who is best-suited to survive the end of the world or other major disaster, you might imagine the big burly preppers with their massive zombie-destroying caches of weapons, or the families with huge boxes of shelf-stable food and 55 gallon drums of water. As it turns out, the tech geeks will […]

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40 Bizarre Home Remedies Our Grandparents Taught Us That Actually Work

These days, it has become all too common for people to reach for a pill bottle or call the doctor anytime something goes wrong, or even for the smallest scrape. The simple, wacky home remedies of our grandparents, those weird concoctions formed from everyday household goods, are often mocked by today’s medical establishment. But surprisingly, […]

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7 Reasons to Bug Out in the First Wave

One of the more challenging decisions you may be faced with is when to bug out. A lot of us who consider ourselves seasoned preppers with a good number of survival skills might be tempted to wait until the last minute because we’re not convinced the situation is so dire that we couldn’t survive. Also, admit it, […]

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Many People Are Convinced That Civilization As We Know It Will Collapse Or, At Best, Experience A Prolonged Interruption: What to Do in the First 60 Minutes of SHTF

Many people are convinced that civilization as we know it will collapse or, at best, experience a prolonged interruption. Very few of those people are actually planning for it and even less are preparing for it in advance. For those of us actually preparing we have forums, books, videos, and meetings to help us get ready for SHTF. A […]

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The Best Industry Experts Pick Their Must-Have SHTF Gun: Having A Gun For Defense Is The Best Option In Any Situation

OUR PANEL OF EXPERTS ANSWERS THE AGE-OLD QUESTION “IF YOU COULD ONLY GRAB ONE GUN WHEN SHTF, WHAT WOULD IT BE?” The question is pretty commonly heard at gun shops, barbecues and shooting ranges. Every shooter knows it, and every shooter thinks about it. What gun would you choose if you could only have one […]