you have a financial plan for your family if you to have
a financial depression? There are several methods to procure
goods and provide for the needs of our families. Preppers
try to research and develop more than one strategy for
doing anything, that includes emergency financial planning.
FOR A FINANCIAL DISASTER
you ever wondered what skills you might want or need in
an economic crisis? Do you have a financial plan for your
family if we were ever to have a financial depression? There
are several methods to procure goods and provide for the
needs of our families. Preppers try to research and develop
more than one strategy for doing anything, that includes
emergency financial planning. Below
are some essentials for an emergency financial plan.
in Geraldine was gutted when he could not buy groceries
during an event which meant electronic cash systems were
out of action. If he a bit of cash stashed away he would
have been ok. Add a mix of small notes & large notes
to your bug out bag or fire safe. The small notes are for
small purchases. Many believe that people will overpay for
items in emergency situations because of shortages and extortion.
ONE YEAR'S SUPPLY OF EMERGENCY SUPPLIES
food, water, warmth, first aid, and hygiene supplies means
that you won’t have to worry about paying or bartering
for items. Create a plan and calculate the number of supplies
to get you through a year.
GOLD SILVER AND COPPER
dollar collapses it is very likely that gold, silver, and
copper will be the next currency. There are affordable ways
to stock up on these commodities. In the nonfiction book:
The Modern Survival Manual: Surviving the Economic Collapse
of Argentina the author was asked what he wished he would
have done to prepare, he said, I wish I would have had a
stash of men’s silver wedding bands to barter with.
Add a few silver coins to your emergency stash every year.
GOODS TO BARTER WITH
such as food, soap, fire starters, will always be in demand.
If money loses its value items such as these will be useful
for trading for others things you’ll unexpectedly
need. Start developing your barter network now. My neighbour
barters apples from her tree for vegetables from our garden.
Think of which commodities you want to stock-up on for bartering
DEVELOPE YOUR BARTERING SKILLS
developing a skill that is of value in a bartering economy.
It’s the safest of all of the 5 Essentials for an
Emergency Financial Plan. All the others can be stolen or
lost in a crisis. Skills you’ll always have, whereas,
goods you can run out of. My uncle bartered his handyman
skill regularly. He had a seasonal job at a meat workswhich
meant that he was laid-off a couple of months each year.
When he was laid-off, he would take whatever work he could
find, even if the payment for his work was in goods rather