Posts in category Money

Apple Will Soon Show You Ads Based on...

July 18, 2015   Apple has filed a patent application for a peer-2-peer (P2P) banking advertising scheme based on user’s available bank balance. The patent documents explain that this is a “method and system for targeted advertising of goods and services to users of mobile terminals, based for example on the users’ profile. Goods and […]

Citizens Bank Steals Money Right Out ...

August 13, 2015 Citizens Financial Group (CFG) have been ordered by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) to repay $31.5 million because of “failing to credit the full amount of money to customers who deposited the funds into their accounts.” […]

Job Opportunities when the SHTF…...

  A SHTF scenario implies substantial changes to society due to a disaster from nature or human events. Possible SHTF scenarios include: failure of the economy, severe disruption in food production and distribution, collapse of the power grid, breakdown of law and order, a disease pandemic, and many other possibilities. Any SHTF scenario is likely […]

YOUR Financial Prepping…

When financial prepping for TEOTWAWKI, the last thing that might come to your mind is paying down your debt. After all, aren’t there more important things to worry about like staying alive? While that may very well be the case, you need to also prepare for the possibility that the financial system survives, including the […]

2015’s – Highest and Lowest Pro...

I know… this link is nothing to do with survival, prepping or homesteading skills. However, I thought many of you out there in Facebook land would find it both helpful and useful.. Especially if you have your eyes on that perfect bit of land. The last thing you want is a tax bill at the […]

Do YOU have a best of the best partne...

When you break it down, how many of us have a partner who would even for minute consider the self-sufficient, minimalist life style? IMO, only the best of the best will choose the off-grid prepping / survivalist lifestyle. Just take a look at survivalist single sites. It’s mostly men looking for a woman to share […]

Traveling as a prepper

This is the time of year when families travel to visit friends and relatives near and far. When taking a road trip, it is easy to throw a bug-out-bag and extra food and clothing into the trunk of your car but what if you are traveling by air? Not only do you have those pesky […]

Things to nick from your hotel stay

Things to nick from your hotel stay… (But you didn’t hear it from me) Soap Bars While most homesteaders and some preppers know how to make soap, it’s always great to collect these small bars for hard times. Keeping yourself, eating utensils or medical items clean is really important. Packaged soap can also be a […]

Tips On Getting Ahead In Life

  First off, I think I need to clarify a few things right off the bat… – I am not a trust fund baby. – I don’t have rich relatives and haven’t inherited a single cent from anyone. My parents were the ones driving that car with the bumper sticker that said.. “This is where […]