Super cheap but highly valuable – matches. For $10.00 you can buy thousands of them. Many stores actually have books of them for free – giving them away with their logo on them. In a post-SHTF world – matches will become extremely valuable.
Your assignment for this week is to put back a decent supply of matches. Most grocery stores carry them and can be purchased in small boxes or larger mega-boxes. Either way – get several and either vacuum pack them or place them in a zip-loc bag. Place them up with the rest of your supplies.
One other valuable use for matches than starting fires and lighting candles…….barter.
Speaking of candles……..