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Did you know September is National Preparedness Month?

Neither did we, which seems problematic. The annual FEMA-sponsored event aims to educate Americans on how to prepare for emergencies like natural disasters, terrorist attacks, and losing your HBO login. This year, in Obama’s proclamation of National Preparedness Month, he said: “Climate change poses an imminent and lasting threat to our safety and national security, and it is critical that we invest in our infrastructure and integrate the preparedness efforts of our communities.”

True. But the issue at hand is that there are only three days left in September, so you’ve got a lot of prepping to do. Here are a few of our favorite resources: