My fiancé and I are currently in the market for a satellite phone. We’re also planning a wedding. What do the two have to do with each other? Well, when we looked at the price of a sat phone – and then our wedding expense spreadsheet – we realised that we can’t currently afford safety measures. . . or can we?\r\n\r\nIf you regularly spend time hiking, biking or camping off the beaten track, it pays to put precautions in place to protect yourself. If your budget doesn’t stretch to a backpack of James Bond gadgets, here are some shoestring strategies to keep you safer – even when you’re cash strapped.