Archive for the ‘Precious Metals’ Category

By Cameron McKirdy (Cam The Cuddler) 

Donate to my Bitcoin PLEASE: 1MH5yjPDcZXLypUzdWen2DzgzB6Je6gV9n

Watch Survival Bros buy Bitcoin at a shopping mall in Oregon, USA.  

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Crypto Currencies are increasing in value rapidly!  The numbers are hitting historic highs.  Here’s the 1 month chart for Bitcoin:

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Click here for real-time pricing charts on CoinDesk.com

Here’s a video from YouTube by The Dollar Vigilante with analysis: 

I wish I could tell you what’s happening with the skyhigh prices of some cryptocurrencies this week…It’s not clear why there is so much movement.  Mainstream media won’t cover Bitcoin, Litecoin, or Ethereum.  However, I know big companies have invested in them.

It’s not to late to buy into digital currency…Not saying you should.  Both marketplaces for Ethereum Ether Tokens, and Coinbase.com are down!  I haven’t been able to buy any digital currency online.  

Please leave comment to help inform others of #currentevents #news #info

Cam and Tactical Gypsy at a Bitcoin ATM in an Oregon Shopping Mall

 How Bitcoin ATM machines work?

  • Buy or sell Cryptocurrency
  • Pick or create a digital wallet to send the electronic funds to
  • Pay with cash or card
  • Owner of device buys Bitcoin for up to $100,000 
  • Watch the price in the market place

 

 

 

 

 

By Cameron McKirdy

#SurvivalBros swaps fake dollar bills for a more authentic, and traditional unit of exchange (silver) in this HD video production.  Please like, comment, and share this #movie  For more content, take a minute to SUBSCRIBE to the Survival Bros YouTube Channel if you have an account!  Thanks.

You just saw proof that you can still get real silver for silver certificates.  The Government really should honor these novelty items.  But no.  You may only have Federal Reserve Notes.  Thanks!  

After consulting with expert buyers/sellers in my community, the consensus is that paper silver certificates don’t go for more than $2-$5, unless you get a particular year, which I don’t know anything about yet.

But why stockpile silver versus other goods to trade potentially?  Because paying for storage sucks, and I’m condensing my wealth to a smaller physical size.  And silver in undervalued at this time, in my mind.  So I can get more in trade later.

Yeah, but Walmart doesn’t take silver bullion!  Not yet.  And if you have silver coins you can simply take them to the coin shop in your hood to get cash to purchase Chinese garbage and GMOs.  

Well, that dollar with The Rock on it isn’t worth a dollar, so you ripped them off, and you’re a jerk.  Hmmm….I think it’s still redeemable.  And Dwayne Johnson may as well be on our money since it’s so funny.  Audit The Fed.

 Take a second to leave a comment on this blog post, if you’d be so kind.  What do you stockpile just in case, if anything?  Cheers.

Silver Bullion Coins

5 year silver chart

Courtesy of Kitco

By Cameron McKirdy

Survival Bros talks about the value of silver bullion, and shows off some precious metal porn in high-definition video.  Take a look at the Kitco charts, and see if you think now is a good time to invest.  I am not a financial advisor, so do what’s right for you.  In this video production I simply point out the facts, and display some special silver coins for fun.  Subscribe to our YouTube channel if you haven’t already to watch all of the productions.  We appreciate your support.  You can also subscribe to the blog itself by entering your email at the top left side of the webpage.  We’ll have another silver price update for you soon, so stay tuned to your emergency preparedness blog – Survival Bros.  Please comment if you have something to add to the discussion.  Best wishes to all.

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Links mentioned:

Kitco Silver

Coinflation.com

silver american eagle coin

The American Silver Eagle Coin

Produced By Cameron McKirdy

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I dug this precious flattened penny out of my old golf bag recently. I must have been using it as a ball marker on the course back in high school.

With a group of students from Oregon, I visited New York, and the World Trade Center just 3 months before the attacks happened there in 2001. I remember not being able to see the top of the tower from my bus seat. It was incredible. The lobby was grand. We took a long elevator ride to the “Top of The World.” That’s what it says on my squished penny. I got it at the top. I recall the kind people that worked at the tower, and made our experience fun. I’m so glad I went.

I will never forget being on the Observation Deck that day, or the events that followed on September 11, 2001. R.I.P.

Silver is still climbing! Take a look at this 60 day chart from Kitco. Do you have any precious metal? Preppers know investing in silver and gold is a good hedge against inflation. It’s something to think about. Talk to your local coin shop dealer about different investment options. We are not financial advisors, but selling your precious metals now may be extremely stupid. Real money will never be worth zero. All fiat currencies, aka paper money units of exchange, have eventually been devalued to nothing. Do your homework. Also, below is a interesting 650 year chart of the price of both gold and silver. Did you know silver was once more valuable than gold? That could happen again. Keep prepping.

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Dear Survival Journal,

What a week! I’ve been everywhere, and I got there by bike or foot. I often laugh at slobs in cars. If only they could remember how to walk. Vehicles are for lazy people. I’m glad I bike. I have two bicycles operational right now. I get them tuned up every once in awhile, but they are still way cheaper to own than a car.

I was taking my friend’s dog for a walk this morning, when he started eating poop! No dog, you are suppose to go #2, not eat it. Puppies. I was trying to get him to stop, and get back in the house when I stepped in dog crap with my Vibram toe shoes on. The mutt missed a pile. I was dreading this day. I knew I’d step in poo, or crush a giant slug on accident one day. I’m rethinking wearing Vibrams outdoors now. Gross times ten! I will spare you further details, but I was not a happy camper. Luckily I had a change of shoes nearby. Now I’m trying to forget that happened.

I ate so good yesterday. I wasn’t feeling myself, so I made sure to take all my vitamins, and refuel with superfoods. I made two power smoothies with raw whey, raw rice protein, maca, raw chocolate, spinach, blueberries, and vanilla hemp milk. I also trekked to the store for spring water, which I promptly pounded. I had a buzz off all the different superfoods, and vitamins. I would have felt even better if I juiced. Maybe today.

I’ve been hustling so hard, they are about to name a street after me. I’m not rich, but I get money. I’m starting to think rich people are the lower class. They look down on the poor, and use them. I’m so happy to be blue collar, and not some spoiled, weakling that has never earned his kill. I’m on the streets, and in the woods, working on my skills, and my body. Rich people don’t work. They shop. Shop for things that make them smell good, or look better, when they are actually scum. My DNA thanks me for not being pampered. Poor people are much stronger than the rich. If I ever made it big, I’d give my wealth away.

It’s getting so cold out at night! I’m still in a tent. I really don’t care where I sleep anymore. The other night I had to wear clothes, and my jacket, while in my sleeping bag, just to make it through the night. However, it’s kind of fun, and challenging to find a new place to crash every night. When I’m couch surfing, I feel like it’s too easy. Like I’m royalty or something. I don’t know when I will get an apartment again. I could survive an Oregon winter in the wilderness. My home is the Wild Wild West.

More soon. Time to make paper, and turn it into food and silver. It’s a great day to get outside, in the wild, where I belong. Forget technology.

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By Cameron McKirdy
Entrepreneurs make money. They create $ out of nothing. They add value. They produce. This is the Survival Bros guide to hustling. It’s all about having multiple streams of income. Like a boss.

Even if you have a job, you can create rivers of cash that flow into your arms. You just have to be creative. True players have lots of ways of making money. One trick is making money off your hobbies. For example, if you like dogs, breed them. Put an ad in the paper, and get the word out about what you are offering the world.

When you’re not pimping pups, work on another way to make money easily, such as online. Set up an eBay store, or account on Etsy. Get your credibility up, and people will trust you enough to buy from you. Online is where it’s at. You don’t need a physical store, and you can sell to people across the globe 24 hours a day.

Another way to make money is through investments. Look at buying previous metals like silver, stocks, or something else interesting. Understand trends, research the markets, and soon you will be stacking dough. Start small at first. Buy that one thing that will pay you tomorrow. I learned about trends selling baseball cards as a kid. I invested in athletes that were young, and full of potential. Then I protected their sports cards, and held on long term to make a profit.

There’s infinite ways to make money. Most importantly, build your brand. Don’t waste your life being an employee, when you were meant to be the boss. Trust yourself, and get after it. Get money, and make it work for you. Be a hustler.

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By Cameron McKirdy
Interest in silver has been on the decline, but lately it’s making an upward move in the markets. Let’s take a look at how real money has been doing recently.

Right now silver is $31.69 per ounce of .999 fine bullion. It jumped $1.35 today! That’s a big move for silver. It seems all prices are rising. Corn, soy, and gas are now more expensive. Blame it on what you want, floods, drought, refinery fires, but your wallet is getting lighter. Health care costs are going through the roof too. Maybe it’s because we have a private company, The Federal Reserve printing as much funny money as they can, and loaning it to us, and foreign counties, with interest.

The game is rigged, and the economy is fake, so what should we do? Well, in my opinion it’s again time to buy undervalued commodities. Silver is an excellent long-term investment. It will always have intrinsic value. I’m buying. There’s a lot of uncertainty in the markets, and that means as things get worse, people buy silver and gold to hedge against inflation. Inflation robs your purchasing power. It’s a hidden tax.

If you want to physically own precious metals, get to know a coin dealer, or buy from a trusted website. Survival Bros recommends buying generic silver rounds to avoid the high premiums of American Silver Eagles. You could also look for 90% silver, such as pre-1965 circulated coins at a discount. It’s up to you.

I love silver because it’s real money. The money our grandfathers toiled for. Now we have a dishonest currency, backed by nothing but blind faith. It’s a joke. Work forever for paper, or numbers on a computer screen. Ask yourself, what is money?

If silver isn’t your thing, maybe you want to stockpile food, guns, ammo, or even water. Silver is very liquidable, and other consumer goods can be sold easily too. I like stocking up on little knives, lighters, and things like organic tea. My hoard is well rounded.

Look at the silver charts, and see if you think it has an upward trend. It reached $50 an ounce not too long ago. If you picked up just one ounce of bullion a month, soon you’d be ball’n! You don’t have to listen to me, but I bet silver keeps climbing. Buy whatever you can low, and sell high. Hustling 101.

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