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How to Avoid and Survive a Kidnapping

September 25, 2020 Tim Makay 0

Abduction and kidnapping has ever been a fixture of human violence. Be it done for purposes of ransom, as a psychological or emotional weapon or just to quench the sadism and bloodlust of the kidnapper, […]

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Surviving SHTF in Your Car

July 29, 2020 Tim Makay 0

Bugging out is a central idea in prepping, and serious preppers are constantly refining, inventing and debating which procedures are best suited for keeping themselves and their families alive when the time comes to hit […]

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How to Designate and Fortify a Safe Room

July 23, 2020 Tim Makay 1

When most people think of a safe room, they envision a completely enclosed, hardened vault-like room within an existing structure that is completely safe against any threat, against any form of attack or natural disaster. […]

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30 Reasons to Stockpile Alcohol for SHTF

June 29, 2020 Jeanie 3

This sounds counter intuitive doesn’t it? Stockpiling alcohol however doesn’t mean being drunk and disorderly and unable to cope with the situation… In fact, there are a number of very good reasons why you should […]

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How to Bug In – The Ultimate Guide

May 30, 2020 Tim Makay 1

Bugging out is often thought to be the ideal response to all sorts of problems for preppers, but despite its iconic place in pepperdom, in most situations you are likely better off staying put, hunkering […]

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Critical Survival Info to Keep on your Phone

April 1, 2020 Tim Makay 0

Preppers have always been divided on the use of advanced electronics in emergency preparations. The preppers in the “Nay” camp claim that advanced electronics are too frail, too dependent upon incredibly intricate and complex infrastructure […]

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Just What Constitutes SHTF?

December 27, 2019 Tim Makay 18

“SHTF” is a time-worn and borderline cliché prepper acronym we have all heard, seen and continue to hear and see daily in prepping circles. What will you do when the SHTF? Where will you go […]