Be sure you are healthy and fit enough to be able to come to your own aid, and quite possibly the aid of your family, friends, and community.
Here are some tips to ensure your home stays cool and comfortable for you and your family when the power fails during summer.
We often spend a good amount of time planning for the perfect family vacation. But how much thought do we give to keeping our families safe while we are having fun and making memories?
Temperatures that are unreasonably hot – and that your body is unused to – can increase your risk for heat-related illnesses. Additionally, high humidity makes it harder for sweat to evaporate, and it’s the evaporation, not sweating itself, that cools the body and releases heat.
Tornadoes are widely considered as the nature’s most violent storms – carrying winds up to 300 miles per hour that can level buildings and carry cars 80 feet or more through the air.
Develop skills that you can use to earn extra money and become more self-sufficient.
Decentralized digital currencies have emerged as a disruptive force in the world of finance. Powered by blockchain technology, these digital currencies offer a unique alternative to traditional centralized financial systems.
In this article, we focus on creating a budget to reduce financial risk and provide more disposable income to spend on making our families better prepared.
Are you concerned about the cost of preparing and how it could impact your monthly expenses? Do you worry about the potential of losing your job, which could further limit your ability to invest in preparedness? How can you take steps towards being better prepared, without sacrificing your quality of life?
By @JesseMogle In times of crisis, having a ready-to-go bag packed with essentials could mean the difference between survival and disaster. This bag, often referred to as a Go-Bag or …
Now is a good time to think ahead about what you would do if your home or family came under the threat of wildfire.
A good way to keep your home safe from intruders is to ask yourself these three questions: How will I deter intruders? How will I delay intruders? How will I defend myself and my family against intruders?
Unique ways to keep your home safe.
This past weekend, several AMCON members spent two days volunteering at Dark horse Lodge Combat Veterans Retreat in Springville, TN.
When disasters or traumatic events occur, we often stand by feeling helpless and unsure how to help. A less talked about aspect of dealing with a crisis is the effect on the mind and emotions.
Outdoor activities can be a lot of fun, but they also pose significant risks that are compounded by being in a remote location, far from your home, vehicle or EMS services.
Trauma is the number one cause of death for those aged 1-46. The loss of blood from injury can quickly become life threatening and often needs to be addressed before first responders arrive. Fortunately, with some basic training, those who are not medical professionals can apply some basic techniques to stop a bleed and save a life.
When sickness or injury happens, it’s almost too easy to go to the nearest ER or urgent care center. But how many times have you walked away from one of …
Having a plan to communicate with family members or team members when infrastructure goes down is a great way to provide peace of mind, considering the threats we face today.
We live in a world where smartphones have made our lives remarkably easier. BUT…what about when they aren’t available to guide us?