Monthly Archives: April 2010

Episode 71 – Back to Basics – Jump Starting Your Shelter, Fire and Warmth preps

Continuing our mini-series on jump starting your preparedness, we look at some things you can do to for maintaining shelter, fire and warmth. This podcast joins the Back To Basics series, which are a collection of podcasts that are great for reviewing the essentials or for someone who is new to preparedness. You can find all the Back To Basics podcasts here: Back To Basics Podcast Series

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Foreclosure Rates Surge, Biggest Jump in 5 Years

What? This can’t be right. The economy is all better now, isn’t it? We’re back on track and everything is hunky dory. Clearly this is a mistake. This article was probably stuck in someone’s computer and was meant to go out a year ago. Go back to sleep, nothing to see here, folks. — FOXNews.com – Foreclosure Rates Surge, Biggest Jump in 5 Years LOS ANGELES — A record number of U.S. homes were lost to foreclosure in the first three months of this year, a sign banks are starting to wade through the backlog of troubled home loans at … Continue reading

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In The News Today

Some good stuff from Jim Sinclair below that you should pay attention to. Just looking at the markets today, the DJIA is down, the USDX isn’t dropping, but gold and silver prices are climbing. This has not been the norm lately and tells me that things are shifting in the underpinnings of the finance sector. — In The News Today Dear Friends, The euro is under pressure due to the liabilities of their states. The US dollar will come under severe pressure for the same reason. Gold has NO LIABILITIES attached to it and has been a currency since the … Continue reading

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Episode 70 – Big Earthquakes Getting Closer to USA

Continuing on an earlier podcast theme that we need to shift our preparedness focus to include those events that we didn’t think would affect us. We’re seeing changes in the earth sciences that’s causing us to widen the scope of disasters and events that we need to be prepared for.

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March jobs report shows employers hiring again – Apr. 2, 2010

They must think we’re dopes. We’ve lost millions of jobs and they’re getting all excited about 162,000. — March jobs report shows employers hiring again – Apr. 2, 2010 The U.S. economy gained more jobs in March than any other month in the last three years, according to a government report released Friday. The Labor Department said the economy gained 162,000 jobs in the month, compared to a revised reading of a 14,000 job loss in February. That makes March only the third month of gains since the recession began.

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Episode 69 – Back to Basics – Jump Starting Your Water Storage

Taking a look at some simple things that you can do to get a jump start on your water storage. This podcast joins the Back To Basics series, which are a collection of podcasts that are great for reviewing the essentials or for someone who is new to preparedness. You can find all the Back To Basics podcasts here: Back To Basics Podcast Series

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