SHTF Scenario Lessons Learned from Paris Attack

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View image | gettyimages.com     There was just recently a terrorist attack that happened in Paris where over 100 hundred people were killed and hundreds more wounded.  Though it is a sad situation there are many lessons that preppers can learn from this SHTF scenario.  It is important to study each scenario as these type of events happen more ...

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How to Prepare for Economic Collapse

how to prepare for economic collapse

  “Every fiat currency since the Romans first began the practice in the first century has ended in devaluation and eventual collapse, of not only the currency, but of the economy that housed the fiat currency as well. (Daily Reckoning)” Even today we see a constant struggle especially in America for the dollar to retain value and resist devaluation.  However, ...

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How to Determine If and When to Bug Out

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  Beginning my prepping journey I have noticed the hype that follows the idea of “bugging out” when a shtf scenario happens.  It seems that is a big thing that preppers tend to focus on.  Now I do believe that there may come a time that we may have to bug out. A good example of that is seeing the ...

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Anker Astro 5600mAh Portable Charger Review

anker astro 5600mAh portable charger

In a black out situation you will probably have less than 24 hours before society goes nuts.  Most of us live a society where we are continually plugged to the power grid.  Our whole lives revolve around it.  Our phones and tablets are our main form of communication which is also reliant upon the power grid. That is why it ...

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Casio G-Shock G100-1BV Review

  Wrist wear and everyday accessories are often overlooked when comes to collecting prepper gear.  However, I believe having a durable watch is important to a prepper.  This is especially true when it comes to a time that you will have to bug out or even if the power grid goes down. Finding a good watch has always been a ...

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3 Prepper Gear Considerations for Get Home Bags

  Just recently I was watching an episode of Mountain Men which comes on the History Channel but I was watching it on Netflix.  This is a great show to watch to learn a lot about survival.  It features a number of men from different parts of the country like Alaska, Montana, and North Carolina. There was a trapper named ...

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3 Important Considerations Before Buying Prepper Gear

  As a new prepper there is the temptation to go out and buy everything that you see on Doomsday Preppers or preppers on Youtube.  Then, when you are $400 out the hole and the crap still hasn’t hit the fan, you then find yourself in a dilemma.  You have a whole lot of things that you can’t even currently ...

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7 Great Inexpensive Places to Buy Prepper Gear

  It is true that if you buy cheap you buy twice.  However, I still believe that you are able to find good deals on prepper gear without sacrificing quality.  It is just a matter of identifying these places. If you are like me you are probably prepping on a budget.  With the prepper gear market growing we are starting ...

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Must Have Prepper Gear and Where to Start

  If you have ever taken on a big project like building a house you know that it can be a daunting task.  When you look at a house you are looking at the finished product.  We don’t ever consider everything that went into a building a house. Building your prepper gear supply can seem daunting as well.  We look ...

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3 Important Reasons to Begin Financial Prepping

  John Adams once said, “There are two ways to conquer and enslave a country.  One is by the sword.  The other is by debt.”  Why would someone want to enslave another person?  To make a profit off of them. The average U.S. household consumer has a credit card debt of $15,706, average mortgage debt of $156,333, and average student ...

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