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Can You Use a .22LR For Self-Defense?

It's the easiest cartridge to shoot, but does it have enough stopping power?

3 Things Gun Students Do (That Drive Instructors Nuts)

Here's how to avoid wasting everyone's time (and your money) when you're getting your gun...

The Importance of Women to the Shooting Sports

To steal a line from the 1968 Virginia Slims ad campaign, women shooters “have come...

How to Carry Concealed In a Purse (If You Must)

Many self-defense experts eschew off-body carry. But that's not always practical.

11 (Cheap) Ways to Make Your Home a Castle

Your home is your castle...even if you don't have a king's ransom.

Should You Carry Your Gun With an Empty Chamber?

Once upon a time, that's how it was done. But now...?

Why You Should Use Premium Ammo In Your Defensive Gun

Here's why you should "bite the bullet" ...even now.

5 Biggest Mistakes Concealed Carriers Make

Taking charge of your own safety comes with some responsibilities.

AR-15 Rifles For Home Defense? Yes!

"America's Rifle" has a lot of advantages when it comes to defending your home. Here...

Why You Should Take Tactical Team Training With Your Spouse

In an armed confrontation, two good "guys" with guns is better than one.

5 Things I Learned at Gunsite Academy

Tips, tricks and need-to-knows for those who'd like to visit this legendary shooting school.

After a Defensive Shooting: What to Do

Here's what you'll need to know if you're ever forced to defend yourself or a...

Self-Defense: On the False Security of "Safe Spaces"

If you are relying on staying away from “dangerous” areas for the rest of your...

An Ultimate "Do-All" Rifle: My Case For the Steyr Scout

If you could have just one rifle, what would it be?

10 Great Rimfire Revolvers

They come in all shapes and sizes, but .22 and .17 wheelguns are tons of...

How to Choose the Right Leather Holster

Here's what to look for when you're seeking the right retention device for your handgun.

Concealed Carry For Women: IWB Holsters & Pistols

A beginner's primer to on-body CCW for women.

3 Defensive Handgun Features You Don't Really Need

There's a lot to ponder when you're buying a gun...but not these things.

Top 5 Home-Defense Shotgun Tips

You know shotguns are great for home defense, but there's more to it than just...
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