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3 Things You Do That Make You a Target For Crooks

3 Things You Do That Make You a Target For Crooks

Want to make a criminal smile? Do these things...
Defensive Shotgun Accessories: What Do You Need?

Defensive Shotgun Accessories: What Do You Need?

Jim Wilson weighs in on what's just extra weight.
Why You Should Take Low-Light Defensive Handgun Training

Why You Should Take Low-Light Defensive Handgun Training

Take the guesswork out of the proverbial "shot in the dark."
Should You Pattern Your Home-Defense Shotgun?

Should You Pattern Your Home-Defense Shotgun?

Recently, I’ve received several letters from readers asking if they should “pattern” their home defense...
9 Best Budget Home-Defense Shotguns

9 Best Budget Home-Defense Shotguns

Home defense doesn't have to be expensive; here's proof!
NRA Outdoors: Non-Ballistic Self-Defense Training

NRA Outdoors: Non-Ballistic Self-Defense Training

What to do if you need a gun...but don't have one.
Terminal Ballistics & Choosing Self-Defense Ammunition

Terminal Ballistics & Choosing Self-Defense Ammunition

In this installment of our series, we cover handgun ammunition and its effects.
Off-Body CCW For the Disabled: Why & How

Off-Body CCW For the Disabled: Why & How

It's all about making the most out of what you have.
3 Self Defense Myths That Just Won't Go Away

3 Self Defense Myths That Just Won't Go Away

I don’t mean to sound like an old grouch—really I don’t...
Terminal Ballistics & How to Choose the Right Ammunition (Pt. 3)

Terminal Ballistics & How to Choose the Right Ammunition (Pt. 3)

Today: bullet tumbling, rotational velocity and wound tracks.
3 Candidates For Your "One and Done" Gun

3 Candidates For Your "One and Done" Gun

Buying your first gun? Need one that can "do it all"? Here are three thoughts.

Video Review: Springfield Armory XD-S Mod.2 9mm Pistol

Purpose-built for CCW, this 9mm pistol is making waves.
Beyond Basic CCW Training: Next Steps

Beyond Basic CCW Training: Next Steps

How long has it been since you last practiced shooting your handgun, let alone sought...
Shotshells: Interpreting the Numbers on the Box

Shotshells: Interpreting the Numbers on the Box

The numbers printed on the top flap of shotgun shell boxes are a form of...
3 Things To Know About Wheelchair CCW

3 Things To Know About Wheelchair CCW

Does your physical challenge require a wheelchair or scooter?
5 Ornamental Plants that Burglars Hate

5 Ornamental Plants that Burglars Hate

Think of it as your "get out of here" garden.
3 Reasons You've Got to Try Whittington University

3 Reasons You've Got to Try Whittington University

Take your defensive handgun course at the crown Jewel of American shooting facilities.
Concealed Carry In Your Car

Concealed Carry In Your Car

How to keep your personal defense firearm secure, yet accessible.
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