Steve

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Nov 25

PFT009: What is Personal Capital and Why I Love It!

http://media.blubrry.com/the_prep_for_today/p/prepfortoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/PFT009-personalcapital.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSTweet Anyone that’s looking to keep a keen eye on their personal finances are in for a real treat with this episode.  If you are like me you spend a fair amount of time logging into various websites to …

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Nov 11

Welcome to the Prep For Today Podcast!

Tweet A lot has changed since I last posted an episode of the Prep for Today Podcast way back in August of 2013. Well over four years ago- wow! Well, while there’s no single/truly good excuse, I could go and blame it on a number of outside factors- having moved houses, changed jobs, just being …

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Jul 05

Amazon Item of the Day- The 5 Years Before You Retire

Tweet Of all of the retirement planning resources I’ve researched, read, or consulted, this book, The 5 Years Before You Retire written by Emily Guy Birken, is one of the best organized and informative of them all.  I highly recommend it so much that I will be doing a series of podcast episodes framed around …

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Aug 11

PFT008: An Agile Approach to Prepping

http://media.blubrry.com/the_prep_for_today/p/prepfortoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/PFT008-AnAgileApproachToPrepping.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSTweet Today we’ll expand on the basics of Scrum- a flavor of Agile project management and how it can help us achieve more in less time. Not restricted to our personal preparedness needs- –          use individually –          Immediate family …

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Aug 03

PFT 007: ProjectBasedPrepping

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Jul 27

PFT 006: Home Garden Seed Bank

http://media.blubrry.com/the_prep_for_today/p/prepfortoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/PFT006-SeedBank1.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSTweet Building Your Own Home Seed Bank-  In this episode we discuss  the value and benefits of having own seed bank and why it’s advantageous to store your own veggie and flower seeds. Points covered include:  Why bother saving …

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Jul 14

PFT 005: 12 Important Phone Numbers to Program in Your Cell Phone

http://media.blubrry.com/the_prep_for_today/p/prepfortoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/pft005-12_numbers.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSTweet 12 Important numbers to keep in your cellphone, car, or little black book In any emergency time will be of the essence, especially when you need to reach one of these people.   In this episode we review …

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Mar 06

PFT004: Growing Salad Greens in Containers

Growing Salad in Containers

http://media.blubrry.com/the_prep_for_today/p/prepfortoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/03/PFT004-SaladGreenContainers.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSTweet PrepForToday Ep4 Today we will review the benefits of and how to create your very own salad green containers. Not only are they quick and easy to assemble, they make a great prep as a food production system …

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Nov 09

PFT 003: Household Power Backup Options

http://media.blubrry.com/the_prep_for_today/p/prepfortoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/11/PFT003-PowerBackup.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSTweet In this episode I review our 2008 power outage, how we managed, and why we chose our current backup solution for our current house.  

Aug 30

PFT 002: Life Saving Emergency Weather Radios

http://media.blubrry.com/the_prep_for_today/p/prepfortoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/08/Epi-0002-PrepForToday-Emerg_Weather_Radio.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSTweet 5 Things to Look For When Choosing An Emergency Weather Radio It seems like every time we turn around there’s a new stream of weather emergencies unfolding. It doesn’t matter where you live in the world Mother Nature …

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