Bartering After Disaster - When Money Isn't an Option

Top 8 Items to Hoard for Bartering

It is completely impossible to prepare for every little thing and as such, it is impossible to know exactly what we will need when disaster strikes. Because of this, it is a good idea to start a little hoard of supplies that can be used for bartering. In the early stages of any major crisis, cash will still play a major role. With no electricity the credit card and ATM machines can’t function so they…

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Video of the Black Snow in Russia

When it snows outside you expect to be able to look outside to blankets of the white stuff. Not so much for residents in Siberia who werecliving through a dark, industrial nightmare in Russia’s coal basin. Three separate cities within the coal-mining region of Kemerovo in southwest Siberia have been blanketed in a thick, black deluge of toxic snow, polluted by ever-present coal dust that pervades the atmosphere – and now the surface, too. The…

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The Types of People Your Survival Group Needs

You need to put careful planning into your survival group, after all, they are part of the group that will help you to survive. The first step in creating your survival group is to actually find like-minded individuals. Then you will need to fill several roles within the group so that all areas are covered. You could obviously choose to go it alone but there is no denying that there is strength in numbers so…

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The Patio Door Security Bar for Home Security

Here at UK Survival Guides we take your safety and security very seriously and so any time we find something that we know can protect you, we share it with you. We like effective products that don’t cost a fortune and today is no different as we bring to you the Ideal Security Inc Patio Door Security Bar with Anti-Lift Lock. The great thing about this is that because it has been designed to be…

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Vacuum Sealers For When Canning Isn’t Enough

If you know anything about preserving foods you will already know about canning which is great for long-term storage. I hate to see food wasted and there really is no need for the amount of food wasted per year when there are ways to prevent it. Both canning and vacuum sealing have benefits and drawbacks but let’s take a closer look: Canning Advantages – the foods have a long shelf life, it’s economical, certain foods…

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