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What is an Emergency Fund?

What is an Emergency Fund?

This post may contain affiliate links.  Read my affiliate link disclosure here What is an emergency fund and why do I need it?  If you are just starting to research how to fix your fiances, or budgeting then an “Emergency Fund” might be a new term for you.   This was a new term to me years ago, and I still have a small difficulty putting the answer into the most eloquent but simple form… so I’ll let the experts teach you!…

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5 DIY Fire Starters – with Household Items

5 DIY Fire Starters – with Household Items

This post may contain affiliate links.  Read my affiliate link disclosure here Here are 5 DIY fire starters with Household Items.  I GUARANTEE you WILL have items in your house for at least one of these!  These images are taking from a 3 min video from HouseholdHacker and the video is at the bottom of the article. Fire starters are great for grilling and camping, but can also be used for 72-hour kits.  Read here and here to learn how to be…

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7 Tips for Picking Food Storage Meals

7 Tips for Picking Food Storage Meals

This post may contain affiliate links.  Read my affiliate link disclosure here Looking to start your food storage?  It can be pretty overwhelming picking food storage meals.  Will my family eat it?  Will it taste OK with powdered ingredients?  How do I convert my usual meals into powder or freeze-dried ingredients? Here are some tips from what I’ve learned over the years that make GREAT food storage meals. Tips for Picking Food Storage Meals Pick a meal your family eats. Make…

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How to Be Prepared for Anything

How to Be Prepared for Anything

This post may contain affiliate links.  Read my affiliate link disclosure here This is continuous post from my previous post “Be Prepared for What?“.  You may want to read that first about all the different types of emergencies you need to be prepared for.  It was taken from AnalyticalSurvivals video (find at bottom). After describing all the types of emergencies AnalyticalSurvival goes on to lists the 9 requirements on how to be prepared for ALL emergencies. What are the minimum requirements needed to over…

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Why you Need to Be Prepared

Why you Need to Be Prepared

This post may contain affiliate links.  Read my affiliate link disclosure here My husband introduced me to this great video from AnalyticalSurvival.  He goes into great depth about everything that could happen and how to be prepared for it. I have touched briefly on why food storage is important in a post on “5 Reasons Why you need Food Storage“, but this is video was more specific on WHY and WHAT. After watching the video,  I broke it up into 2 posts.  Why…

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