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Tips and Tricks to Run Safely and Comfortably with Your Gun

No, we’re not referring to “running and gunning” – we’re talking about the practice of carrying concealed at all times, even when you’re trying to beat that 2-mile record or going for a simple sidewalk jog. First, let’s address a controversy: Some say running with your firearm can be dangerous or, at least, a hindrance.… Read More »

Home Defense: Guard Dog or Gun?

Home protection and security are more important than ever before – in some areas, burglary and home invasion statistics have risen as much as 18%. Approximately 28% of the time, someone is home during a home invasion, and an unsettling 7% of victims reported being the target of a violent crime as a result. If… Read More »

5 Reasons You Should Consider Off-Body Carry

I’ve been a longtime advocate of off-body concealed carrying myself. “But your gun isn’t on your person, it’ll take longer to draw! What if it’s not near you when you need it most?!” You might exclaim. Do a Google search of “off-body carry” and you’ll find articles from supposed experts that say why it’s a… Read More »

How to Choose the Best Holster for Big Guys

If you are a bigger guy (or gal), you have probably come to the conclusion that not all holsters work well for all people. Perhaps you have purchased a holster intending to carry your sidearm with it, only to discover that it is simply not comfortable for you to wear. Or maybe you have read… Read More »

Guide to Choosing the Best Concealed Carry Holster for You

This guide to choosing a concealed carry holster contains multiple parts.  Five questions you need to ask yourself, popular holsters and carrying methods, and a section about the benefits and drawbacks of various holster materials. So you’ve decided to take the plunge and exercise your 2nd Amendment Right the way it was always meant to… Read More »

Ultimate Guide to Concealed Carry Clothing

Today’s world offers many concealed carry clothing options, beyond that of traditional holsters. Many manufacturer’s offer clothing with holsters built into the clothing itself. The following guide explores these options, as well as many off-body carry options. Ultimate Guide to Concealed Carry Clothing Carrying a concealed firearm is a very involved process that can require… Read More »

Pros and Cons of Most Common Handgun Calibers

Buying a handgun, like buying a car or a computer, means that you’re going to feel like you’re being hit with a wall of specifications. While specifics on barrel rifling and length of twist are all important to competition shooters and professional marksmen, first time gun buyers need to worry about comparatively little. However, everyone… Read More »