With increased talk of nuclear threats from places like North Korea, many people are preparing for such a nightmare scenario. This prepping is not only on the part of Doomsday preppers or survivalists, but also includes the U.S. government.One can imagine with the unlimited resources of deficit spending that the government's secret doomsday plans include some mind-boggling facilities. The New York Post summarizes a new book that has come out, "Raven Rock: The Story of the U.S. … [Read more...] about How Does The Government Plan To Survive A Nuclear War?
If you listen to or read the news you know that things are pretty scary out there. Numerous countries are dealing with terrorist attacks, economic collapse, and political instability. Add to this, the unpredictability and and risk of natural disasters and you have the perfect recipe for major stress and worry in your life.Better than to be immobilized by fear, why not set yourself up for success and prosperity by preparing for whatever may happen. Ask A Prepper shares 10 … [Read more...] about 10 Survival Tricks Everyone Should Know
Some people feel that the possibility of a nuclear blast is very small, but most people would probably admit that it is not impossible. Business Insider shares some information on how to protect yourself from the fallout created by a nuclear blast.More than 14,900 nuclear weapons exist in the world, and kiloton-class nukes are proliferating in weapons stockpiles. In fact, a nuclear detonation of 10 kilotons or less by a terrorist is one of 15 disaster scenarios for which the US government … [Read more...] about You Do Not Want To Be In Your Car In The Event Of A Nuclear Blast
It is hard to feel safe when you have almost no option to handle an emergency need for cash. Many people have challenging credit issues through no fault of their own. Whether it is a loss of job, medical expenses, or a foreclosure in the recent financial crisis, there are millions of Americans that are not able to obtain a credit card.People with very low credit scores (below 600) are simply seen as too risky by most lending institutions. Fortunately, there is a company … [Read more...] about Avoid Expensive Payday Loans With Unique Credit Card
It has been quite a while since the fears of a nuclear attack have been as high as they are currently. With growing tensions in many areas of the world and the regular nuclear/missile tests by North Korea, there are more and more people planning for how to survive a nuclear blast.CBS News reported how North Korea recently tested a missile that traveled into space and a distance of more than 1,000 miles before come down in the Sea of Japan. They report that Californians in particular … [Read more...] about Nuclear Preparedness A Priority As Nuclear Attack Fears Grow
We have all seen the news reports of people panic shopping just prior to an expected hurricane. The shelves are bare, people are stressing, and they are settling for just about anything they can find rather than what they would like to buy.Price gouging is rampant from greedy store owners, and tempers flare. All of this even before the storm hits! Thanks to The Bacon Report for the following list of items that disappear first during a national emergency. Take a look … [Read more...] about Top 50 Items You Will Not Be Able To Find In A Disaster Scenario
I have always been concerned about having enough money when I retire. Perhaps overly so. Don't get me wrong - I have, and do, enjoy myself, but the cost of things is often part of my decision making process. It just freaks me out when I read about the savings rate of most Americans. A large percentage have nothing saved for retirement and are only a couple of missed paychecks away from being homeless, at least according to the mainstream press.I am sure there is a happy … [Read more...] about One Financial Writer Says There Is No Reason To Fear Running Out Of Money In Retirement
The hacker/activist group Anonymous, that is often in the news these days, posted a new video on YouTube imploring people everywhere to to get prepared for World War III. The flash point for this conflict is North Korea according to their recent claims.Truth be told, there has been a lot of activity in the region recently. Everything from an increased Navy presence on the part of the United States to fears of nuclear attacks expressed by South Korea and Japan. There are also … [Read more...] about World War III Imminent – Anonymous
We would all naturally rather not deal with any sort of disaster or catastrophe. Best case, if something happens, maybe it would be a minor inconvenience that we could wait out and weather in our own homes without too much inconvenience.On the other hand, if SHTF in a big way, some of us have been fortunate enough to identify and secure retreats that offer additional insulation from what is going on. Not everyone has gotten that far or has that luxury, but there are additional steps … [Read more...] about Places You Would Rather Not Be When SHTF
A lot of people might not get into prepping because they feel they can't afford it. While it is true that many survival and prepper gear that gets recommended is not cheap, there are things that people with limited means can do to help them feel safer now and in the event of an emergency.In the end, what makes some modern survival gear so expensive is the convenience factor of having someone else make it, high tech construction, lightweight materials, etc. If anyone is looking to … [Read more...] about Is It Possible For Those Of Limited Means To Be Preppers?