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What You Need to Know about Financial Preparedness

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When people think of disaster, they think of hurricanes, earthquakes, tornadoes and so on. But disasters are never confined into one category. There’s one particularly infuriating and painful category of disaster: financial. Millions of people got their first taste of financial disaster in 2008, when the Great Recession happened. It’s been close to a decade since then and therefore people who have recovered may have forgotten how bad it was. Even people who lost everything …

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Learning Survival Archery – Is It Necessary For Preppers?

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The popularity of archery is rising at a high rate… No, it has been on the rise for thousands of years. The vital skill for all preppers has existed for years as an effective hunting method. Fast forward in today’s world, you might argue that the bow and arrow have no place in a world saturated with incredible varieties of guns. You might be right, but as the experienced survivalists will tell you, a bow …

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Operational Rescue: Avoiding The “Welfare Mentality” Of A Reliance Of First Responders To Get You Out

Operational Rescue

Recently, the tragedy in Oklahoma got me thinking that all the “prepping” in the world will not do the individual prepper a bit of good if they are not able to evacuate the structure they are in at the time of the disaster.  I will call it a disaster, but it could be an “event” (bombing, refinery explosion, train derailment ETC). All preppers should have the ability to effect Operational Rescue and in an urban environment have …

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Serrated Vs Straight Edge Knives

Serrated VS Straight Edge Knives

It is a topic knife enthusiasts have debated about for hours: serrated or straight edge knives. More often than not, this discussion devolves into simply which one is better, without providing tangible benefits to either model. Even though you may have an individual preference for one of the styles, the importance put on a serrated blade when compared to the straight-edged blade depends upon the intended function. If you are in the market for a …

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