Follow this for painless preparedness that will get you going on the path to being ready for catastrophic events and that, at the end of the year, will leave you in the best position to thrive in the event of any emergency.
You can do this! The cost is spread out over a full year, plus you will have a year to work out your storage.
Food Storage: 6 lbs of jam
Extra Item: 20 lbs of oats
72 Hour Kit Flashlight and AM/FM radio with extra batteries (wrap all electronic items in two separate layers of aluminum foil if you are concerned about the risk of EMP damage)
Family Prep: Clear brush, debris and trees to 30’ from your home.