Survival Barter Kit Needed Today
According to Barbara Minton, Natural Health Editor at
NaturalNews.com, anyone who �foresees a financial Armageddon� should
prepare a barter survival kit to keep along-side other emergency
barter kit should contain anything thought to be of worth and usable
as currency in a barter transaction. Clearly food will have the
highest priority in an emergency situation. People will need to eat,
and food supplies may be interrupted or non-existent. (As credit and
payment systems must be working in order for food to be transported,
stored and displayed in stores.) Having extra food beyond what your
family will immediately need will have great value to someone who is
When planning a kit remember that long-lasting and durable goods
will be in great demand in a period of breakdown. People will
quickly change their eating habits when hunger sets in and there�s
no other choice.
Contents should include:
Canned food items should be those that provide a decent level of
protein as well as basic nutrition. Canned beans are a great choice.
Canned vegetables, fruits, soups, and meats will be easily bartered
during a time of systems collapse.
Dried food items like dehydrated fruits, nuts and jerky should also
be included. Comfort food items will be in demand by people with
sugar addiction and children who have been brought up to think
eating sugary food is a treat. Drink mixes and hard candy will be
Basic personal care items are also useful for barter, as whatever
items people have depleted will be in demand.
Include several manual can openers in your kit.