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What Steps Would You Take If You Knew IT was coming?

When the SHTF, Will You Attempt a Final Trip to the Store — When preppers consider SHTF scenarios, we tend to imagine that it will happen really fast. The reality though might be way different.

When preppers consider SHTF scenarios, we tend to imagine that it will happen really fast.  The reality, though, might be way different. What if as a prepper, you see the writing on the wall, but everyone else doesn’t?  Would you …

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Wilderness and Bugout Intelligence

Gathering Intel on a Wilderness Location - This article focuses on gathering intel on a wilderness location. Now, this wilderness location might be your bugout location! Before you move into a place that you plan on spending the night at you better be very careful about who's in that area and what other threats are as well.

I think intel is a big gap in most preppers’ plans. I am a big fan of a solid intelligence plan. I think we need a serious bit of help when it comes to getting an understanding of survival intelligence. …

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How to Get Your Friends and Family Involved in Preparedness

How to Get Your Friends and Family Involved in Preparedness - Any article that offers ideas, tips and tricks to getting your family on board is like gold. It's a matter of exponentially effecting your preps. When you have a spouse who is on board, it changes things when you have kids who get it, you're in an even better position.

The great struggle of most preppers is the unwillingness of those around them to accept their new lifestyle. Unless you bring someone on board who is already into prepping it is very hard to change their course. Image Credit: cityofbowie.org …

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Finding and Using Fire Starting Materials in the Wilderness

Finding and Using Fire Starting Materials in the Wilderness - This is a great article about the various materials you can use to start a fire. You will find some great information on natural materials to start fire. You will be surprised in just how many different types of materials will hold a spark. You have probably walked by the most effective material and didn't even realize it was there!

Fire is the survivors best friend. It brought us through the ice age! Without it we would have frozen to death and humanity would have been over!  There is an art to starting fire. I used to think that fire …

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Put Together a Fire Building Survival Kit

Put Together a Fire Building Survival Kit - This article focuses on putting together a fire building survival kit. While you might think a bic lighter is all you need to get fire going you would be surprised at what you could face in adverse situations.

Fire is one of those survival skills that fall into the big three. Fire, shelter, and water are three things that you should address at the onset of any survival situation. You might think it’s strange that I don’t put …

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Non Traditional Survival Fishing Methods

Catch A Fish: Basic Survival Fishing -- Easily the best source of protein in a survival situation, fish are there for the taking. If the waters haven't been poisoned beyond recognition you are going to have access to an incredible amount of protein via fishing.

Easily the best source of protein in a survival situation, fish are there for the taking. If the waters haven’t been poisoned beyond recognition you are going to have access to an incredible amount of protein via fishing. Now, survival …

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The Ideal Prepper Group Size

The Ideal Prepper Group Size — There are topics of fiery debate in the prepper world. One such debate is that of the prepper group. Some people are bent on having the perfect group with the perfect skill set.

There are topics of fiery debate in the prepper world. One such debate is that of the prepper group. Some people are bent on having the perfect group with the perfect skill set. In times of disaster and disorder, I …

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Protect your Neighborhood with a Powerful Base Defense

Protect your Neighborhood with a Powerful Base Defense - This article will help you with all of those questions. What you will find is that you have more power than you think. If you have a simple base defense plan you can take control of a chaotic situation and get people working to keep your community safe.

In a collapsed world you may feel powerless alone. If it is just you and your family against the consequent attacks of the disaster it will be tough way to  go. If you decide to get your community involved, you …

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Puerto Rico: What It’s Really Like After the SHTF

Puerto Rico: What It's Really Like After the SHTF - Never doubt that such an event could happen to any of us, no matter how carefully we prepare. Your best-laid plans could be swept away by a storm, flood, or fire. The immediate support most people have grown to expect might not be on the way.

SHTF just doesn’t seem to stick. Short term SHTF is something that many people are involved in on the coasts and things like that. It’s a big deal! We are talking about things like tornadoes, hurricanes, floods, and wildfires.  These …

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Keeping Your Eye on the Big Picture

Keeping Your Eye on the Big Picture - The world of prepping tends to have peaks and valleys. 2017 has been the year of the prepper. There is no getting around that fact. If ever there were a year that would open the peoples eyes to the importance of preparedness it would be in 2017.

The world of prepping tends to have peaks and valleys. 2017 was the year of the prepper. There is no getting around that fact.  If ever there were a year that would open the people’s eyes to the importance of …

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