McAlvaney Financial Group “A Precious Metals Brokerage and Money Management Firm.”
; 800-525-9556; 166 Turner Drive, Durango, CO 81303.

The McAlvany Group understands the current climate of precious metals as well or better than any company out there. A member of their team will counsel with you to make any necessary changes to your portfolio.


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Food Supply Depot; 877-582-FOOD (3663); 4626 N 300 W Suite 350 Provo, UT 84604.
Food Supply Depot has a huge warehouse where they produce, dry and package all products. They offer both freeze-dried and dehydrated foods, using the best method to preserve the nutrition, taste and texture of the food.

Their meals are 100% vegetarian, making them nutrient-dense. Because they are plant based, they are full of nutrition to nourish your body with fewer calories. You can use their calculator to individualize the caloric intake for you and your family.

Their website is very user friendly. Take a look at Enter RUFFTIMES at check out to receive a 20% discount.* (*discount on regularly priced items only)


Making the Best of Basics: Family Preparedness Handbook, by James Talmage Stevens. This is the best-selling book ever on basic storage programs for everyday necessities. Available in most book stores.

Websites for emergency planning: and is one of my local community websites that has terrific information on emergency preparation.


National Securities, James Raby,; 800 431-4488; 1001 Fourth Avenue, 22nd Floor, Seattle, WA 98154. Jim is an honest source of information on mining stocks. He’s my broker.


The following are the categories for the suggested stocks for The Ruff Times Investment Menu. They are updated when necessary and are available in the Member Section.

– Investing For Income
– Gold Mining Mutual Funds
– Blue Chips: Major Gold Producers and Second-Tier Producers
– Development Companies
– Exploration Companies
– Pure Silver Plays
– Combination Plays
– Uranium: Producing Companies
– Junior Uranium
– Uranium Exploration Companies