Category: Emergency Preparedness
- November 22nd, 2014
Have you considered the terrain or cover required for perimeter defense? What about the growing climate; will you have the ability to grow food or raise animals in the middle of winter? Where will you get water in hot climates? If you’re not around to watch over your supplies will you bury them or secure them in a basement? All of these are important factors that help make up a whole and complete relocation strategy.
- November 21st, 2014
It can be found on the streets of our inner cities, in dark basements in extremely rural communities, in the most prestigious boardrooms on Wall Street, and definitely in the halls of power in Washington.
- November 20th, 2014
While it may be effective at stopping superficial violence, declaring martial law and deploying National Guard troops provides an excuse for government to ignore the original reasons for “unrest.”
- November 17th, 2014
Now, SHTF is definitely expected, as Missouri has officially declared martial law, the National Guard has been activated, and it is on.
- November 1st, 2014
The main reason this idea constitutes “the impossible dream” is that the desire to be prepared is about the only thing preppers have in common—everything else is all over the map.
- October 21st, 2014
These are but a few of the real questions that you need to ask yourself before even thinking about where to purchase that retreat property. Sound silly? No, these are not off the wall questions, as from them come the wise answers to your long-term happiness.
- October 19th, 2014
Before you dismiss this as just another over-sensationalized attempt at fear mongering, understand this: Ebola has a 70% mortality rate and there is no cure.
- October 12th, 2014
I think about items that I would want if I was in a post-SHTF world. I try to imagine a typical day and what would be valuable to me and maybe to others…
- September 30th, 2014
We knew it was only a matter of time…
- September 24th, 2014
The lesson here is to not be arrogant just because you are a survivalist or prepper.
- September 16th, 2014
If you had nothing prep-wise, and just starting out and wanted to be ready within the next month what would you do and buy to be prepared as quickly as possible?
- September 7th, 2014
He retrieved his Night Owl Optics night vision goggles from his bug out bag and strapped them on. Jason flipped the switch and the scene lit up before him in shades of glowing green light…
- September 4th, 2014
Here are the questions you need to contemplate…
- August 21st, 2014
Whatever your investments are, in a world where the entirety of your wealth can be wiped out in the blink of an eye it is critical for you to be able to hold your assets in your own hands.
- August 15th, 2014
While on your search for the perfect retreat property have you considered things like federal government influence, corruption, gun laws, medical freedom or major nuclear targets?
- August 11th, 2014
Imagine if it was a real emergency – not a riot resulting from a shooting, but a widespread cyber or EMP attack. Within hours of the event grocery store shelves would be looted and completely empty.
- August 9th, 2014
By now, Jason had pieced together that whatever had happened, some sort of EMP incident had occurred…
- August 8th, 2014
Perhaps the toughest job I have in recommending retreat locations is for people living in the heavily populated areas of the Northeast—particularly in New York and Boston areas. In a breakdown of the social order, it’s very difficult for these people to get to the less populated areas…
- August 6th, 2014
Guess what 300 million Americans are going to do all at once when Homeland Security and the CDC announce we have an infection on U.S. soil…
- August 2nd, 2014
Safety from population threats are directly proportional to how far away you are from people, but that also has high costs of its own…
- July 22nd, 2014
If you plan to walk into the forest for the rest of your life with nothing more than some snares you have never used, your trusty .22 rifle , and some dehydrated food I think you need to revisit your strategy.
- July 21st, 2014
It is often hard for regular people to imagine how nasty other humans can become. If you have been to prison, war or deal a lot with criminals you know better.
- July 19th, 2014
This option is certainly one to consider, especially if you are looking for a more hands-off government, lower taxes, and a change of scenery.
- July 7th, 2014
If you’ve ever used one of the big real estate web sites out there to try and find a home you’ve likely come to realize that they aren’t there to cater to the needs of the modern day homesteader, prepper or survivalist.
- June 28th, 2014
When it hit, it wasn’t like the movies, there were no zombies. It wasn’t World War III, and the attack itself was barely visible. The aftermath, however, was far worse than any Hollywood movie could ever portray.
- June 18th, 2014
Whatever is used will need to be available in several small denominations and be easily recognizable to all..
- June 3rd, 2014
They will hate you because you are prepared and you have food, water, weapons and shelter for you and your family, and they do not have anything like that.
- May 19th, 2014
Many lucrative and useful trades can transcend the divide and be profitable to you in the aftermath of any collapse.
- May 13th, 2014
If you are interested in “strategic relocation”, the availability of fresh water should be near the top of your list of considerations.
- May 3rd, 2014
The gun you know how to use best has the biggest stopping power…
- April 11th, 2014
When it comes to saving a portion of your earnings, an error most people make is to save their wealth in man-made currencies.
- April 9th, 2014
The great financial crisis of 2008 struck and millions of people lost their jobs and their homes. Unfortunately, the next great wave of the economic collapse is going to be even more painful than the last one.
- March 18th, 2014
There are many alarming trends throughout the American public school system, and one of the most unsettling relates to “terror drills.”
- March 12th, 2014
While it’s certainly a good idea to have reserve food stores, water sources, self defense armaments, and other supplies, it’s also important to keep in mind that all of your best laid plans can very quickly fall apart.
- February 25th, 2014
Serious climate issues are clobbering beef, grain, fruit and veggies – nearly all food – with unpleasant trickle-down repercussions coming… We must deal with the fallout and it’s coming fast.
- February 17th, 2014
It is true that what is at first a tranquil community of friends and neighbors can very quickly turn into a violent mob and dangerous enemies fighting over finite resources.
- January 30th, 2014
Why did it take so long for the sniper to be recognized as essential to victory? Perhaps because snipers are TOO effective, to the point that they become frightening to the establishment.
- January 24th, 2014
Although there are many different possible worst case scenarios for an Event, all will follow the same basic script…
- January 13th, 2014
The Pandemic potential of H5N1 is frightening…
- December 20th, 2013
If you live in or around any of these areas you can expect a societal breakdown within 72 hours or less…
- December 19th, 2013
It is probable that there would be hoarding on an international scale…
- December 13th, 2013
Those who are prepared and are willing to adapt will survive. Those who can throw out society’s conventions fast and see all of the possibilities will have the advantage.
- December 5th, 2013
For many people who were formerly financially comfortable, the economic collapse has already happened…
- November 16th, 2013
No matter how prepared you are, there’s always room for improvement…
- November 1st, 2013
Unless you are Amish (or are a part of a similar community), you probably have absolutely no idea how to survive in a world without electricity…
- October 28th, 2013
They are expecting madness and pandemonium, so you’d better have your plans in place…
- October 25th, 2013
Imagine 10 days of a catastrophic blackout across the United States. No cell phone service, no ATM withdrawals, no working street lights, no available gasoline … no escape.
- October 23rd, 2013
In the aftermath of disasters, the main objective of the unprepared is to find food and water.
- October 6th, 2013
There are a number of simple mistakes that can actually make you LESS likely to survive than if you didn’t prepare at all…
- October 1st, 2013
This is what I think is coming… I don’t think we’re going to wait long to see some dramatic shifts in our country…
- September 22nd, 2013
All it takes is one overlooked area and you’re another statistic…
- September 19th, 2013
Time and again we have seen these same events play out after a disaster.
- September 17th, 2013
Sooner or later people realize that no man – or woman – can do everything by himself. One of the best resources you’ll ever have is the friends and neighbors around you.
- September 7th, 2013
Living in relative peace and prosperity most of our lives, the majority of Americans would find it almost impossible to even imagine what you are about to see and read.
- September 5th, 2013
The major threat is population density.
- September 3rd, 2013
Those who can, and those who understand, need to take advantage of the opportunity when these winds of strife are not blowing to move their families out of the city…
- August 29th, 2013
They need something big. Something so big that the average citizen is overwhelmed with fear and confusion.
- August 27th, 2013
There are those out there who have a different idea of how they’ll acquire necessary supplies should the system as we know it destabilize.
- August 22nd, 2013
Even having a basic level of preparedness will help you avoid the most dangerous parts of a disaster.
- August 19th, 2013
We are living in the largest debt bubble in the history of the planet, and when it bursts we are going to experience a crippling “adjustment” to our standard of living.