Warning: it is not pretty... https://www.prepperwebsite.com/10-survival-rules/ I note the "protection' racket mentioned by the author. How much do you trust your neighbors? How much do they trust you? Note the currency inflation too. You may have some cash in your preps, but expect that to be severely devalued. Plan on barter instead, and DON'T let it be known that you have goods for barter.