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How to Avoid Negligent Discharges

How to Avoid Negligent Discharges

Use these four simple and easy-to-remember rules to ensure you avoid a negligent discharge.
How To Choose a Concealed-Carry Pistol Instructor

How To Choose a Concealed-Carry Pistol Instructor

Ready to take that next step in your concealed-carry journey? Here are things to look...
How Does the 6 O'Clock Hold Work?

How Does the 6 O'Clock Hold Work?

Why do some instructors ask you to hold your sights low?
7 Simple Follow-Through Tips to Improve Your Accuracy (Right Now!)

7 Simple Follow-Through Tips to Improve Your Accuracy (Right Now!)

You've just finished squeezing the trigger, but hang on...you're not done yet.
Survival & Home-Defense Carbine Rifles 101

Survival & Home-Defense Carbine Rifles 101

When it comes to self-defense, don't overlook these "mini rifles."
Doctor's Rx For Handgun Grips: Safety & Accuracy

Doctor's Rx For Handgun Grips: Safety & Accuracy

The best grip depends partially on what kind of gun you have...
Smaller-Gauge Shotguns For Home Defense?

Smaller-Gauge Shotguns For Home Defense?

Do you have to have a 12-gauge? We look at the facts.
Self-Defense Revolvers FAQ

Self-Defense Revolvers FAQ

Here are the top four wheelgun wanna-knows from our readers.
Self-Defense Behind the Wheel of Your Car

Self-Defense Behind the Wheel of Your Car

Advanced handgun training addresses this critical self-defense question.
10 Advanced Handgun-Training Terms You Should Know

10 Advanced Handgun-Training Terms You Should Know

You'll hear these in the classroom and on the range, so it's good to know...
Are Women Better Shooters Than Men?

Are Women Better Shooters Than Men?

A retired Army logistician weighs in with what he learned from coaching male and female...
Handgun Hunting: Practice & Zeroing-In

Handgun Hunting: Practice & Zeroing-In

Here's how to set your hunting handgun up for success.
How-To Winter Concealed-Carry

How-To Winter Concealed-Carry

It may be easier to conceal this time of year, but with your coat and...
4 Reasons to Learn the Isosceles Shooting Stance

4 Reasons to Learn the Isosceles Shooting Stance

Why this might be the best shooting stance for you to memorize.
Handguns Chambered in Rifle Cartridges: Ballistically Effective?

Handguns Chambered in Rifle Cartridges: Ballistically Effective?

When it comes to hunting and survival, rifles beat handguns every time...or do they?
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."
5 Simple Steps to Bust Your Shooting Slump

5 Simple Steps to Bust Your Shooting Slump

It happens to every shooter, whether competitive, tactical or hunter: You hit a slump...
Choose a New Gun: Rent One!

Choose a New Gun: Rent One!

Think of it as speed-dating...with firearms.
4 Gun & Optic Mods That Will Make You a Better Shooter

4 Gun & Optic Mods That Will Make You a Better Shooter

Here's Part II in our series on simple changes you can make to become a...
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