The Family Survival System is a comprehensive guide that offers information and advice on how to live through a disaster without getting scathed. Created by Frank Mitchell, the guide details the exact steps you need to take in order to prepare yourself and family for tough times. And in this case tough times can be a financial crisis, a natural disaster that causes severe damage, war, a nuclear attack, and more.
The guide focuses on preparing for an impending financial crisis and its potential side effects. Along with many other preppers, Frank Mitchell believes that the next financial meltdown is just around the corner and that it might be more devastating than anything we’ve seen yet. In the guide Frank offers tips and advice that he believes are necessary for your family to survive the aforesaid crisis.
A Checklist Of Tips
Frank’s survival guide is organized into different sections, with tips provided in checklist format. According to Frank this approach ensures that the information is as practical as possible and that users do not skip any section.
The author believes that once you’re done with all the sections and you’ve ticked all the checklist, you will be in position to survive any disaster. The advice is varied and ranges from food storage techniques to personal protection.
In total there are 10 sections.
The guide starts off with a list of the threats that American families current face. It turns out that these are the focus areas of the information provided in the guide.
This is proceeded by a section on the makeup of your family and how it influences your prepping. The section offers advice on the tools you need to analyze your family’s situation at any given time.
The next section is covers the three most critical aspects of disaster survival – called the Prepper Triangle, which includes the prepping essentials of skills, knowledge, and gear.
Next comes the Knowledge Checklist section that details the specific bits of knowledge that you must have as a prepper. The section also provides information on where to source that knowledge.
The next chapter is about gathering and storing food for crisis times. The assumption is that the predicted financial crisis might likely cause a distortion in food distribution and availability. The tips in this section ensure that you have a steady supply of food during hard times.
In the next section you learn how to make fast decision regarding whether to leave or stay within your house when a disaster is unfolding. The section is basically about creating a safe haven for your family either within or outside your house.
The next section covers various aspects of home and personal security. You learn techniques for guarding against intruders, personal safety, and general security awareness for your home.
The penultimate section covers the basics of prepping: how to start and essentially how to make the most of all the tips and advice you learned in previous sections.
Finally, the concluding section advises on how to use the provided information and why it’s important to follow everything as directed.