Four Things To Consider Before Buying A Bug Out Location

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We have all heard about the need to have a bug out location. I actually prefer to call it a second home as I don't intend to use it only when I need to bug out.  After all, this is an investment, why not use it on a regular basis. Regardless, there are four important things you should consider before buying your second or bug out home. Is it in a flood zone? The last thing you want to do is get a bug out location that is in a flood zone.  If you have to leave your primary residence due to weather, maybe even rising water, the last thing you want to do is have your second home with the same water concerns. Flood insurance, this is something I recommend, even if you are not in a flood zone.  The issue though is, if you are in a flood zone the insurance is very expensive.  For example, I have neighbors that for years there home was not ... [ Read More ]