This is an excellent Get Your Shit Together and Your Head out of Your Ass article!
To reiterate the most important point:
TIME is of the essence and everything mentioned is going to be harder to obtain and more expensive as time goes by, so ACT NOW!
Gathering weapons and supplies is very important but even more important is HAVING A PLAN and TRAINING!
Here are a few articles in my File Cabinet that might help you:
The 5 Gun Theory (In Choosing Firearms)
Is your Blow Out Kit Stocked and Ready? (Medical/Field Trauma)
Outfitting your GO-RIG (Fighting Rig)
Stop wasting TIME and start PREPARING!