How To Defend Yourself With Non-Lethal Means When SHTF In An Urban Survival Situation
Even if you’re not a “Doomsday Prepper” you have to see the handwriting on the wall with the economy nose diving to the point where things start to collapse. When that happens, the “SHTF” (Sewage Hits The Fan) scenario begins to unfold. Crime will skyrocket as people’s government checks suddenly stop or they won’t buy much with inflation turning into hyperinflation and stores will begin to ration things, concerned that tomorrow’s price may be much higher than today’s.What Is Adequate Emergency Preparedness for Power Outages?
You don’t have to be a full-blown Doomsday Prepper to be concerned about emergency preparedness, especially considering how common power outages have become. With the aging infrastructure of the electrical power grid, widespread power outages are becoming a frequent challenge like never before. On August 14, 2003 the interconnectedness of the nation’s power grid, which has been an advantage in providing power to millions, showed its Achilles heel as millions were without power in one of the biggest blackouts in history.How To Prepare For Food Riots In The Economic Collapse
Most Americans are not very confident that the current economic situation and the government’s deficit spending can go on much longer, yet the majority of people are not taking action to be prepared for when the house of cards comes tumbling down. Why? Some people just don’t know what to do to prepare for an economic collapse and food riots that will occur as the grocery store shelves get emptied in a panic, even when there is plenty of food in the country.How Food Shortages and Food Riots Could Be Coming to America, Believe It Or Not
When I discuss the increased possibility of food shortages and food riots happening right here in the United States, people look at me like I have lost my mind. How could that ever happen in the richest country in the world where we have so much food we export it to other countries? The answer comes as a shock to many people.Why We Need To Prepare For Economic Collapse: 3 Specific Reasons
None of us wants to think that an economic collapse could really be in the near future for the United States. We want to believe that it is just unthinkable and that everything will be okay. However, let’s take a look at three specific reasons that an economic collapse is entirely possible, and even probably, in the very near future.Three Everyday Carry (EDC) Prepper Items For Your Keychain When The SHTF
You don’t have to be a “Doomsday Prepper” to appreciate that it is a great idea to have certain items with you in case of an emergency. Preppers and survivalists call these items their “EDC” (Every Day Carry) items. Depending on how far you take emergency preparedness, your EDC items may fill your pocket, a tactical “man-bag” or even a backpack in the trunk of your car.Examining the Top 4 Largest Charities in the U.S.
There are many charitable organizations in the United States, from local food banks to groups that help find cures to terminal illnesses. Among all those organizations, four are considered the largest. These top four largest charities are: Salvation Army, United Way, Catholic Charities USA, and Feeding America.Lessons Americans Can Learn From Argentina’s Economic Collapse for SHTF in the United States
As America heads towards an economic collapse due to its crazy national debt and runaway spending, we can learn some great lessons about how to prepare for the SHTF (Sewage Hits The Fan) that is to come by looking at what happened to Argentina In 2001, Argentina plunged from being a very wealthy country with a large middle class to a country where the middle class all but disappeared. It was all due to uncontrolled government spending. Since the situation is so similar to what we have here in the United States today, the lessons learned are…Why Preppers and Survivalists Prefer to Be the ‘Gray Man’ If the SHTF
A lot of attention in the community of preppers and survivalists is spent on self-defense and crime and home defense, since we know from other countries that have experienced economic collapse that crime skyrockets. A term that you will hear that describes the favorite strategy of the more experienced preppers and survivalists is “Gray Man.” This describes the technique of blending in to your background and being very unnoticeable.Why Preppers and Survivalists Should Never Wear Jeans – Or Camouflage
On the show “Doomsday Preppers” you see guys all decked out in cool tactical clothing and camouflage as they display their weapons and stockpiles of food. However, unless you are in a tactical situation with your assault rifle in your hands, you really should never wear camouflage in a post-economic collapse America. Wearing your cool camouflage clothing in an urban environment after an economic collapse tells those seeing you a lot of things you don’t want them to know.Three Guns Every Prepper Should Consider for SHTF After the Economic Collapse
If you have three preppers and survivalists in a room, you will more than likely get four different opinions when you start talking about what are the best guns! That being said, there are some things that most all of the preppers and survivalists will agree on, and the first one is that you must have firearms for personal protection. But which gun or guns do you buy?Emergency Preparedness: Better to Be Proactive Than Reactive!
When we hear the terms “home survival”, “disaster survival”, and “emergency kits” we often equate these things to the wrong terms. These days, people equate those things to “Doomsday Preppers” or those that prepared for December 21, 2012, and going back a few years to that of the impending doom of Y2K. Although the popularity of the TV show Doomsday Preppers, has opened the eyes to people of being prepared if there is an emergency, it has done it a disservice as well.How To Have Electricity When The Power Goes Out For Your Laptop, Cell Phone and More
Hurricane Sandy taught millions of Americans some important lessons about electrical power outages, as millions of people were without power for several days, and some over a week. What if you could take a simple step or two to ensure that you at least had electrical power for your cell phone, laptop and other small appliances just in case you lost power? The fact is that most people think the only way they can have a backup electrical power source is if they spend several hundred dollars on a portable emergency generator and store gasoline to run it…What Is the Prepper’s Rule of 3’s and Why Is It So Important?
You will often hear preppers and survivalists talk about the “Rule of Three’s” and you may be a bit confused, because there are actually more than one “Rule of Threes” out there. And while both of them were originally designed to help a person in the wilderness, they can also be very helpful to urban dwellers these days who may never venture out into the woods. Let’s take a look at what the preppers and survivalists are talking about and see why, whichever “Rule of Three’s” you are talking about, it is so critical to survival in an…3 Must-Have Skills For Every Prepper Getting Ready For SHTF
You may be an aspiring “Doomsday Prepper” or maybe you are just concerned about something short of a full-blown “SHTF” scenario. Either way, you are wondering what you can do, right now, to become better prepared for a natural disaster, terror attack or an economic calamity like skyrocketing inflation. 1) Camping?