Why I Wrote The Strategic Prepper

  Put the first thing first.  When I first got involved in preparedness it became really confusing. I struggled with how to get started and what I should focus on first.  I’m really structured in everything that I do but was lost on where to even begin. There are tons of websites and books on the internet relating to preparedness.  ...

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SPG 014: What is a Strategic Prepper?

  When many get involved in preparedness they approach it with no plan. Most of the time we just buy what we can and when we can.  As a result, many of us are partially prepared in many areas instead of being fully prepared in the important areas. In this episode, I will talk about what a strategic prepper is. ...

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6 Common Misconceptions About Prepping that Mislead Many

  Preppers are crazy.  They are a bunch of tin foil hat wearing basement dwellers who live like hermits.  This is what most people think about preppers. It’s funny just a few years ago it was normal for Americans to have bomb shelters, grow their own food and even carry guns for protection.  Now our society has become so reliant ...

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SPG 013: How to Avoid Being a Victim of Terrorism

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  Just this past week we witnessed another horrific terrorist attack in England.  We continue to see this as becoming more of a threat to our society.  In this episode, we are going to talk about how to avoid becoming a victim of terrorism. How to Avoid Being a Victim of Terrorism Develop your situational awareness stay aware of suspicious ...

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How to Catch Fish with a Bow for Survival

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Guest Post by Lisa Johnson from Fall for Fishing How to Catch Fish with a Bow for Survival The strategy of catching fish using a bow is referred to as bow fishing (otherwise called archery fishing). Bowfishing is a combination of the hunting excitement with different archery skills and fishing sports. However, bow fishing might seem unfamiliar to you, but ...

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Why I Became a Prepper

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  In this video, I will be sharing my story of why I became a prepper. I’m interested in learning why you became a prepper. So leave a comment below. Smart Prepper Gear is dedicated to helping people prepare the smart way now so that we can thrive later. Every week I come out with videos on preparedness tips, reviews, ...

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How to Build an Underground Bunker

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  How To Build an Underground Bunker Terrorist attacks, social unrest, natural disasters or whatever it is that endangers you and your family’s safety should be regarded as great preparation. With all the things that happen in the world today, no one can really be too complacent about it. Protecting you and your family’s safety is important, so having a ...

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How to Organize Survival Food

  How to Organize Survival Food It can be quite easy to forget that we are actually living in quite a fragile way of life. Most people have power and electricity that feed directly into their homes, free-flowing water at their fingertips. There are grocery stores at almost every corner with everything they need in order to survive. However, with ...

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SPG 012: Preparing for Future WannaCry Ransomware Attacks

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  In the recent weeks, we have witnessed one of the most threatening cyber attacks that spanned across hundreds of countries.  This cyber attack shut down hospitals, businesses and locked many out of their own computers.  This type of threat is something that preppers should be aware when conducting their threat assessments and be formulating a preparedness plan. Being that ...

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Get Home Bag vs Bug Out Bag

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  In August of 2014, a man named Ted who lived and worked in Ferguson, Missouri found himself in a very tough situation.  Earlier in the day protests had begun in response to a police shooting of an African-American male.  The tensions continued to increase until it spun into a full blown riot where protestors began to burn down and ...

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