Solving the problems in the world seems to be an impossible task. For any one of us, that is probably true. But I believe that if we each focus on making our own personal "world" better (whether that is ourselves, our family, or our community), the results will spread and maybe the world will start solving it's own problems.
Monday, August 10, 2020
Podcast Episode 49: Personal Preparedness
most common things are not what most people think of
Lost job (savings (money and food), personal connections, side hustles)
Sickness (savings, insurance, personal support group)
Disability (savings, insurance)
Unexpected expenses (savings, insurance)
Death (savings, insurance)
Less likely things are potentially more disruptive
Natural disaster (food storage, insurance)
Economic problems (food storage, social connections)
Pandemics (food storage)
Preparing for the more common things usually sets you up pretty good for the more disruptive things
Find ways to make yourself ant-fragile
Make a budget, start saving, financial freedom!!
Eat what you store, store what you eat.
Help those around you and build social connections