Tax-Free Week Saves Money on Hurricane Supplies
From Friday, May 31 to Thursday, June 6 you can buy select disaster preparedness items tax-free.
It's the perfect time to start or beef up your family's disaster kit in time for hurricane season, which begins June 1 and lasts through Nov. 30.
In the wake of recent hurricanes Michael, Irma, and Matthew, state leaders have changed their definition of preparedness. They say people should plan to stock up on essentials and build a disaster supply kit to last at least seven days.
To find out what items should be included in any disaster preparedness kit, check this list.
Plan and Prepare for Storm Season
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