What’s Ahead In 2015

Welcome to this week's newsletter, brought to you by the SURVIVE IN PLACE Urban Survival Course.  The first, and still best, guide to get you prepared to survive short and medium term disasters in your current home, whether it’s because of a terrorist attack, natural disaster, or pandemic.  To learn more, go >HERE< now. It's a new year, and for that we can be thankful, but that doesn't mean that last year's backlash won't be a concern in 2015. Today's article touches upon why we should be … Continue reading...

The Holidays: A Time To Remember What Really Counts

Welcome to this week's newsletter, brought to you by the Dry Fire Training Cards iPhone & iPad app!  This is the digital version of Dry Fire Training Cards that you can have with you 24/7 for dry fire practice, mental imagery practice, and live fire practice.  Download and start using it immediately on your Apple device by going >HERE<. I hope that this holiday brought special blessings to you and your loved ones. This year, I hosted Christmas, and in between the presents and visiting … Continue reading...

Winter’s Here: 20 Popular Survival-Related Novels To Relax With

Welcome to this week's newsletter, brought to you by...Amazon.com of all things :)  They can still deliver stuff by Christmas, so if you haven't gotten Dry Fire Training Cards, 30-10 Pistol, Concealed Carry Masters Course, Urban Survival Cards, or "Election"--the thriller/novel, head on over to Amazon now and get 'em. Winter is a great time to catch up on reading, and what better way to do that than with a survival-related novel that both entertains and reminds us of why we're preppers in the … Continue reading...

Are Your Communications Disaster-Ready?

Welcome to this week's newsletter, brought to you by the "Fastest Way To Prepare" book & course, that will walk you through how to pick up "junk" cell phones for a few bucks apiece that have the same secure (non cellular) communication technology that people regularly pay $300-$600 for.  These are smaller, cheaper, tougher, and more secure than 99% of the handheld radios that you'll find in stores.  They don't require a license or a repeater, are SIMPLE to use, and have great range.  To … Continue reading...

A Safe Room: Is One In Your Plans?

Welcome to this week's newsletter, brought to you by Jeff Anderson's "Home Defense Tactics", which is the best home invasion defense course I've seen to date.  For the next 2 days, when you order, you'll get a free DVD with highlights from to a leading home invasion survival live training course - one that works with police, military, and tough & gritty civilians - to capture the ultra-critical secrets you need to fine-tune your protection plan now!  To learn more, go >HERE< … Continue reading...

Thanksgiving Then and Now

Welcome to this week's newsletter, brought to you by the SURVIVE IN PLACE Urban Survival Course.  The first, and still best, guide to get you prepared to survive short and medium term disasters in your current home, whether it’s because of a terrorist attack, natural disaster like a blizzard , or pandemic.  To learn more, go >HERE< now. I hope that your Thanksgiving was a blessing!  I spent my day at the cabin, baking pumpkin pies and cooking turkey while family members visited.  All in … Continue reading...

Were You Prepared For The Arctic Blast?

Welcome to this week's newsletter, brought to you by the SURVIVE IN PLACE Urban Survival Course.  The first, and still best, guide to get you prepared to survive short and medium term disasters in your current home, whether it’s because of a terrorist attack, natural disaster like a blizzard , or pandemic.  To learn more, go >HERE< now. It's being called a polar vortex and the warnings that went out on November 7th were not an exaggeration.  Fueled by the remnants of Typhoon Nuri, the … Continue reading...

Grid-Down Now Has A Whole New Meaning

Welcome to this week's newsletter, brought to you by the SURVIVE IN PLACE Urban Survival Course.  The first, and still best, guide to get you prepared to survive short and medium term disasters in your current home, whether it’s because of a terrorist attack, natural disaster, or pandemic.  To learn more, go >HERE< now. I have to admit that until David included the FYI in last week's post that Russia has held an "off switch" to America's  power transmission grids, water distribution and … Continue reading...

Ox Places 5th At IDPA Back Up Gun Nationals In The Sharpshooter Division!

Ox here and I’m excited to say that I placed 5th at the Smith & Wesson International Defensive Pistol Association (IDPA) Backup Gun National Championships last week in the Sharpshooter division. The experience was a little nerve wracking.  We went out on a limb and sponsored the championships and provided a deck of Dry Fire Training Cards for all ~285 shooters, not knowing how I would perform compared to national competition. As a result, the most stressful part of the whole thing … Continue reading...

Top 50 Dirt Cheap Barter Goods

Welcome to this week's newsletter, brought to you by the SURVIVE IN PLACE Urban Survival Course.  The first, and still best, guide to get you prepared to survive short and medium term disasters in your current home, whether it’s because of a terrorist attack, natural disaster, or pandemic.  To learn more, go >HERE< now. We all know that having sought after barter goods will give us leverage to stay supplied after the stores are locked tight.  At the same time, most can't store a … Continue reading...