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Why You (Yes, You) Need Basic Gun Training

Three trainers, three questions, three more reasons to learn gun safety from a pro.

10 Ways to Help Teach Safe Gun Handling

Taking a new shooter under your wing is a noble undertaking. Here's how to do...

2020's Best New Budget Pistols, Rifles & Shotguns

Eight of the best bang-for-your-buck gun bargains to start your New Year off right.

5 Things You Should Know About the M1 Garand

“In my opinion, the M1 rifle is the greatest battle implement ever devised.” — Gen....

What To Do When Your Pistol Doesn't Fire

The drill you need to know to get you (and your gun) back in the...

SHOT 2020: SMART Firearms' Training Guns

Training to end negligent discharges forever.

Home Defense: Pistols vs. Shotguns vs. Rifles

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

Tract Optics' Budget Rimfire Riflescopes Make .22s Even Better

No, it's not "just a .22," and this isn't "just a scope."

Self-Defense for the Aging Shooter

Here's what we mean when we say, "Okay, Boomer."

Review: Canik TP9 SC Subcompact Concealed-Carry Pistol

Looking for a budget-friendly but super accurate sidearm?

Help For the New Shooter

What you and a potential new shooter need to know.

Review: Armed Parent/Guardian Family-Defense Course

A family man reviews a defensive handgun course designed for families.

Step Up To an Air Rifle: Part II

Part II of our two-part series.

4 (More!) Weird Questions People Ask Women Who Carry Guns

Just when you thought it was safe to CCW while female...

5 First-Timer's Firearms Fears (& How to Overcome Them)

It's normal to be a little intimidated. Here's why you shouldn't worry.

Safety First: Basics of Pistol Shooting

To have that lifetime of fun with firearms, you FIRST must ALWAYS follow the NRA’s...

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!

3 Ways to Perfect Your Marksmanship Without Ammunition

No time for the range? No worries! You can practice safely at home.

Female Shooters On: Semi-Autos vs. Revolvers

It's an age-old question. We polled some prominent shooters to get their thoughts.

Do You Have to Break-In a New Defensive Handgun?

Answer: Only if you don't mind a few "surprises" down the line...
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