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Home Defense: Pistols vs. Shotguns vs. Rifles

Each has pros and cons; the question for you is what is best for your...

Ankle Holsters & Boot Guns

A look into the pros and cons of this CCW method.

5 MORE Movies That Get Gun Handling Right (For a Change)

For once, you won't have to use steel cables to suspend your disbelief!

How Red-Dot Sights Help Aging Eyes (& Everyone Else Too)

The rise of the reflex sight is making shooting fun and accurate for beginners and...

Take a Defensive Handgun Course

Getting the proper training is crucial to your self-defense strategy.

Video: How to Draw a Gun With Your Weak Hand

How to protect yourself when your dominant hand is out of commission.

6 Ways To Safely Store Your Firearms

Which option is best for your family?

How to Use a Field Shotgun For Home Defense

Can Grandpa's old Skeet gun be used for self-defense? Yes, and here's how!

Couples Defense, Part I

Self-defense isn't the sole responsibility of the male—in fact, the odds are good he will...

Why Shotgun Training is Critical

Gunsite Instructor Il Ling New explains why you should ignore the many myths about self-defense...

Pros vs. Cons of Appendix Carry

Here are some of the more important factors to consider.

1911 Pistols & Safe Concealed Carry: How-To

There are three ways to do it, but here's what the Colonel recommends.

5 Biggest Mistakes Concealed Carriers Make

Taking charge of your own safety comes with some responsibilities.

3 Guns For The End Of The World As We Know It

Fire up the R.E.M.: It's TEOTWAWKI (and you should feel fine).

Instructor Said What? 10 Defensive Shooting Terms, Explained

Here's the lingo that will help you absorb the most from your training.

Concealed Carry For Women: IWB Holsters & Pistols

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

The Great Ammo Debate: Small & Fast vs. Big & Slow

Sheriff Jim explains what all the fuss is about, and what it means for your...

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.
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