Survival Scout Tips

5 Hurricane Preparedness Lessons from History

With hurricane season in full swing, now is the time to remember five key preparedness lessons from these storms to keep you and your family safe.

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The Science Behind Solar Flares and the Grid

Understanding the facts and history behind solar flares will help you and your family know how to prepare for a worst-case scenario. A handful of solar flares over the last century have resulted in well-documented disruptions to Earth’s electromagnetic field. 

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Survival Lessons We Can Glean From Castaway

Tom Hanks featured in the movie Castaway Since the time that humans began building and sailing ships, the premise of being stranded on a deserted island has been used in many epic survival stories.  We laughed at Gilligan’s Island. That was being stranded in luxury! One story from recent popular culture is the one portrayed in the fictional survival film Castaway. The film premiered in 2000, stealing the hearts of moviegoers. Both comedic and dramatic, the film features Tom Hanks as Chuck Noland, a FedEx employee who becomes stranded on a deserted island after a plane crash. While the movie...

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The Influenza Pandemic of 1918: Using History to Protect Our Future

This year--2018--marks the 100th anniversary of the 1918 influenza pandemic--one of the deadliest viral outbreaks in history.  Discover what preparedness skills we learned and how to use them in the event of an emergency.

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Money Prepping: How to Protect Yourself from Fiat Currency Disasters

The reality is that we can't rely on the government or our banking systems to take care of us in the event that a crisis hits.
 
If money suddenly becomes worthless, we need to have other commodities in place to ensure our families remain safe and taken care of.
 
Here are 3 simple things you can do to help protect yourself from a fiat currency disaster. 

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