security

Results for security

How a steel security door helps prevent "push in" home invasions (video)

Below is a video of an attempted "push in" armed robbery at a marijuana dispensary which demonstrates some important truths about how a steel security door can be used to prevent a "push in" home invasion at your home.  Actually, the ...

Discussion - thc0655 - Aug 30 2017 - 2:48pm - 3 comments - 0 attachments

New to PP , from NE Columbus

Hello everyone. I'm new user from northeast side suburb of Columbus. I work as a sheet metal welder/fabricator in south Columbus. Hope to connect with others here.  Are there any Ham operators out here? Looking to learn and grow my prepping skills. ...

Discussion - weldhunter82 - Apr 19 2017 - 7:55pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Worst Hedges: Gold Mining, Silver, Platinum

Many people and even specialist websites and their so-called experts seem to be misguided that investing in silver is similar to investing in gold. Therefore, I would just like to share my clear finding that the only true "safe havens" are ...

Discussion - Krystof_Huang - Jan 9 2017 - 7:10am - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Securely Storing Bitcoin

I recently made my first purchase of Bitcoin from coinbase.com.  A couple of observations. Holy cow was this intrusive. There are 3 ways to buy: PayPal, a bank account or credit card. First I tried the credit card route because it allowed for ...

Discussion - MJB - Nov 17 2016 - 3:25pm - 28 comments - 0 attachments

Timely review of burglary prevention steps to be taken

Here's a local TV station's segment on preventing home burglaries.  They asked 86 people serving prison time for burglary to provide information and what they got was very revealing (though standard stuff).  Worth a watch (3:29), though you ...

Discussion - thc0655 - Nov 4 2016 - 4:12pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Brown County Prosperity Group

We wish to connect to those who are concerned with the detrimental changes taking place in society. We are not religious wild eyed conspiracy theorists but we do believe there is a massive conspiracy for control taking place in every area of society. It ...

Group - FatherofThunder... - Sep 20 2016 - 4:00pm - 0 comments

Locating resilient communities in Texas

Hello, everybody, I have lived in the Houston area 37 years and am looking for a resilient community away from the big Texas cities for retirement. Any help would be much appreciated. Thanks, johnburleigh Resilient Community in ...

Discussion - johnburleigh - Sep 13 2016 - 2:56pm - 1 comment - 0 attachments

City Living

Our aim is to help members survive within the city limits during a time with scarcity in energy, food and water. With real estate prices rising , it becomes important to find new ways to save and prosper. I have also included a list of important ...

Group - chrisporter - Apr 18 2016 - 6:21am - 0 comments

New products to improve the security of your doors

Doors are the most common points of entry for burglars and home invaders.  The fact is that most doors are designed to keep honest people out and are easily breached with one to three good kicks.  Rarely are tools needed to kick open a door, and ...

Discussion - thc0655 - Feb 16 2016 - 6:52pm - 3 comments - 0 attachments

New member from South Miami

We live, work and play in South Miami and truly enjoy it here.  We also enjoy our second home in Montana.  Interested in meeting other like minded neighbors to share ideas about a more resilient and increasingly self sufficient lifestyle.   I do not ...

Discussion - Twa679 - Jan 18 2016 - 7:12pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Gold money in small quantities

Hello, I am excited to be apart of this community....Gold is fluctuating in price, and now is a good time to buy. We have a wonderful opportunity for anyone to buy gold in a small quantity... gram, 2.5, and 5 grams.It is a great way to build ...

Discussion - mpredmore - Aug 23 2015 - 8:55pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

How would you have fared in this home invasion attempt?

Watch this home security video of a recent Philadelphia home invasion attempt and honestly ask yourself: If these guys had done the same thing at my house, how would it have turned out?  (Don't just read my description of the home invasion ...

Discussion - thc0655 - Jul 16 2015 - 9:51am - 7 comments - 0 attachments

Time to batten down the hatches?

Michael Snyder, in his signature way, is advising readers to batten down the hatches regarding your safety based on recent developments.  I live in Philadelphia so I battened down my hatches a long time ago. However, just this week a began carrying a ...

Discussion - thc0655 - May 27 2015 - 12:57pm - 6 comments - 0 attachments

Real world survival tips from Ukraine (via FerFAL)

FerFAL, author of Surviving the Economic Collapse , recently posted some very valuable survival tips on his website gleaned from people who are surviving in the current civil war in Ukraine.  There are numerous very valuable lessons we can learn from ...

Discussion - thc0655 - Mar 6 2015 - 4:26pm - 14 comments - 0 attachments

Home invasion armed response on camera

In an apartment building, a crazed man kicks in his neighbor's door wielding a machete intent on killing the two people inside.  The resident locks his door but when the crazed, homicidal man kicks in his door he fires three shots from his handgun, ...

Discussion - thc0655 - Jan 23 2015 - 6:02pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Expats and the Uprooted

This group is for the uprooted, the expatriots, the unemployed, single or homeless and for those who would help us in our efforts to become resilient. All of us will have to face the realities of failing markets at the same time, but we are not all ...

Group - Pinkie B - Dec 28 2014 - 11:17pm - 0 comments

Buying Strategies

So, I'm almost ready on a psychological level to start owning precious metals. I have some questions still lingering, though, and I was hoping for opinions. I talked to my accountant as well as my colleague (macro-economist with background in ...

Discussion - Pinkie B - Dec 19 2014 - 8:31pm - 3 comments - 0 attachments

"Bump key" burglaries

Here's a news story about a string of "bump key" burglaries in South Jersey all committed by the same suspect.  Considering how easy it is to gain entry into a home using a bump key and considering you can watch how-to videos on the ...

Discussion - thc0655 - Dec 18 2014 - 8:53am - 4 comments - 0 attachments

Mega-burglary in "super safe" suburb

Here's a megaburglary ($200,000 in jewelry and whatever else was in the safe) in a so-called "super safe" suburb (Moorestown, NJ). The house looks to me to be worth well north of $1 million.  The homeowners went away for the weekend ...

Discussion - thc0655 - Aug 12 2014 - 9:24am - 9 comments - 0 attachments

Malaysia Peak Prosperity

To share, support and inspire our profound experiences for like minded individuals. (agriculture, Chris Martenson, community, energy, event, farming, food, food ...

Group - Ian Siow - Jul 20 2014 - 1:07pm - 0 comments