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Year Zero Survival, LLC. will not be held responsible for any injury resulting in misuse or use of any and all items sold. It is the customer’s responsibility to ensure there are no food allergies to any of the emergency food products. In a disaster or emergency situation, Year Zero Survival, LLC. will not be held responsible for any injury or death as a result of uncontrollable circumstances.
Privacy Policy
 As part of the order process, the following information is collected from shoppers:
Name, Shipping/Billing Address, Email address, Phone number, Credit/Debit Card Information
The information we collect is used to fill order, to contact buyers if they have questions, or to send email to buyers with special offers. Shoppers can be assured that all personal information is protected and will not be sold by us to any outside entities.
Shopping Cart Payment
Upon check out using the PayPal system you will have the option of using any of the major credit cards (Visa, Mastercard & Discover Card) at no extra fee.
If you choose you may also become a PayPal member however membership is by no means needed to use a credit card.
Shipping Information
Orders are typically filled within one to four business days of payment and mailed via UPS ground or Priority Mail. Please note that during the holiday season please allow an additional few days for delivery. Out of stock items may take longer to be shipped and you will be notified.
Your delivery charge will be calculated in the Shopping Cart section during your check-out and is based on the price of your total order. Free ground delivery is typically offered for orders over a certain dollar amount.
Refund, Returns and Cancellation Policies
We are sure you are going to love our products however, returns with full refunds (other then shipping and handling costs) are allowed under certain circumstances for unopened items. Depending upon the product a restock fee of up to 15% may be applied.
Food and water products can not be returned to be re-sold according to law, therefore refunds for food and water products will not be issued.



Year Zero Survival, LLC (“YZS”) sells knives and related merchandise (collectively, the “Merchandise”) only to individuals who can legally purchase and own such items in the particular jurisdiction where they reside.

Your purchase of YZS Merchandise, whether in person, by telephone, by mail, by fax, or over the Internet, legally binds you and your heirs, assigns, transferees, and personal representatives as follows:

  • When you order and purchase Merchandise from YZS, you represent that you are of legal age to purchase the Merchandise ordered and that the Merchandise can be purchased and owned in your state, county, and/or city of residence. By offering Merchandise for sale, YZS does not represent or warrant that any specific purchaser may legally purchase, own, or possess the Merchandise ordered. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LAWS!
  • Knives and related YZS Merchandise may be dangerous, even deadly, if used improperly, negligently, and/or illegally.
  • When you purchase Merchandise from YZS, you agree that you will use the purchased Merchandise in a safe and legal manner, consistent with all applicable laws, recognized safety rules, and good common sense.
  • You further agree that you will train and supervise minors in the use of YZS Merchandise and that you will take such steps as may be reasonably necessary or required by applicable law to keep YZS Merchandise out of the hands of minors and untrained and/ or immature individuals.
  • When you purchase Merchandise from YZS, you agree to assume all risks related to and/or arising from your ownership and use of the Merchandise and agree to indemnify and hold YZS harmless from any and all claims brought by any person or entity against YZS related to and/or arising from your ownership and/or use of the Merchandise.

Year Zero Survival, LLC does its best to accurately represent the Merchandise, through photo, price and copy. Occasionally we make mistakes. If such a mistake should occur, your order will be corrected as the facts may dictate.

Thank you for your understanding.

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What personal data we collect and why we collect it


When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


Who we share your data with

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Your contact information

Additional information

How we protect your data

What data breach procedures we have in place

What third parties we receive data from

What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data

Industry regulatory disclosure requirements

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