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Urban Survival Skills That Will Keep You Alive

When the subject of Survival comes up in conversation, what do you think of? I am sure context plays a big part in the...

WROL Risks for Women: Are you Prepared?

Editor’s Note: The following guest article has been generously contributed by Elizabeth. In this insightful post, Elizabeth discusses situations a woman who is living through...

Charity When SHTF: How to Give So It Doesn’t Hurt

Charity is a virtue that we all have to some extent. The amount of charity we are willing to dispense may have its base...

The Necessity of Liquidity in an Increasingly Cashless Society

Editors Note: The following guest article has been generously contributed by Matt Sevald. I was taught all the values of saving money but it wasn’t...

SHTF Lessons from One Year in Hell

We each have our own idea of what TEOTWAWKI would look like. For some, it is the deserted highways patrolled by maniacs in super-charged...

Where’s Paul Revere When You Need Him?

Over the course of the past 100 years there have been many fundamental changes affecting our society that have crept-in over time, so that...

Prepping for Senior Citizens if SHTF

Prepping as a senior citizen presents its own unique challenges and circumstances that may necessarily need to be addressed in a different way from...

Revisiting Precious Metals

Because the topic has been discussed extensively, I had sworn off writing about investing in precious metals as part of a preparedness strategy.  However,...

Could you Find a Bug Out Retreat After the Grid Goes Down?

If you are like me you don’t have the resources to afford a bug out retreat. My prepper ideal of a remote fortress located...

Are you Prepping to Bug Out Financially?

As Preppers we take steps to plan for disasters that could force us out of the comfort and safety of our homes. These threats...

Decision Making in Survival Situations

The following article comes to us from Selco of the SHTF School website. Selco is one of the rare voices in the preparedness community...

“The Risks are Greater than Ever Before” – Interview with James Wesley Rawles

We are fortunate to have an interview today with one of the leading voices in the Survival and Preparedness community, James Wesley Rawles. Mr....

Could We Have it All Wrong?

Editors Note: The following guest article has been generously contributed by Matt Sevald. Reading the article “Bartering With Your Soul” by Pat Henry really struck...

Top 3 SHTF Job Opportunities for Preppers

There are a lot of articles geared toward preppers that have been written suggesting that in order to survive TEOTWAWKI (The End of The...

Advanced Disaster Planning

If I had to name only one quality that separates the advanced prepper/survivalist from the pack it would be the presence of a solid...

How to Raise Rabbits

When it comes to self-sufficiency, replacing the grocery store seems to be the biggest hurdle for most preppers. Gardens are most commonly thought of...

How To Clip The Wings of Your Chicken

Raising chickens is a relatively low-cost and trouble free way to provide fresh eggs or meat for your family. Right now when everything is...

Emergency Food Strategies

The various types of emergency foods that are available, coupled with the commercial hype surrounding them, can understandably lead the prepper to make less...

Will Gold and Silver be valuable?

You can't eat gold. I have heard that phrase so many times in the past whenever the subject of prepping turned to an economic collapse...

Leaving The Trees – Review and Interview with Richard Earl Broome

I have said before that I really like survival fiction; dystopic visions of some future calamity and how the people in those situations survive...

How Much Ammo do I Need for SHTF?

A common question when preppers begin the process of accumulating supplies and knowledge is How much ammo do I need for SHTF? Of course,...

Top 10 Survival Skills for after the SHTF

If you have as one of your concerns a total collapse in society regardless of the reason, there are people out there who will...

Author Marjory Wildcraft Goes from Hong Kong Highrise to Texas Prepper

Last summer, when a friend presented me with a set of author Marjory Wildcraft’s gardening DVDs, I thought I already knew everything about growing...

2 Free Survival First Aid Downloads

The Basics of Wound Care and Practical Plastic Surgery for Non-surgeons are two resources I came across on the web today. There was a...

Ingredients Matter: Store Foods Your Family Will Actually Want to Eat

One common misconception about emergency preparedness is that food storage quality doesn’t matter as long as you have some food stored that will last...

Prepping 101 – A Step By Step Plan for How to Get Started Prepping...

This is the third in a series for the beginning prepper on how to get started Prepping. In part one of this series we...

When You Are the ATM – How to Carry Gold and Not Get Ripped...

With the global economy hanging on by one rusty and wobbling wheel to the triple loop roller-coaster rails we are on; paper money is...

After an EMP Attack – How To Get Home When it’s 700 Miles Away

I sometimes have to go out of town on business just like millions of other people each year. The distance and locations all vary...

Never Understimate The Value Of A Clean Shave

So I’ve hit a breaking point; I finally ran out of the razor blades that I bought in bulk  last year and took a...

25 Things That You Should Do To Get Prepared For The Coming Economic Collapse

Do you think that you know how to prepare for the collapse of the economy?  If so, are you putting that knowledge into action? ...