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The 11 Cardinal Sins of Prepping – Pitfalls Every Prepper Should Avoid
Mistakes are a part of the learning process. Ignoring those mistakes or not recognizing them is not. These mistakes and pitfalls can keep you from being a SHTF asset and turn you into a SHTF liability. Many of these cardinal sins may seem like common sense at first, but even seasoned preppers are guilty of a few. It is not too late to adjust your direction in prepping or your every day habit to improve your chances when you encounter an emergency, disaster, or SHTF event.
Take a look at the 11 cardinal sins and see which you areas you may need to shore up. If you know someone who needs to address a couple of these, feel free to share. Don’t be afraid to prod your prepping friends as well on some of these- it is better to have them get squared away and joke about it later than to end up with a pile of gear they don’t know how to use in an emergency. It is always better to address any issues in your preparedness before your skills, gear, and stores are tested in dire situations.