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Mossberg Maverick 88: The Affordable Self-Defense Shotgun

The Maverick 88 is a no-frills cousin of Mossberg’s legendary Model 500 pump-action shotgun, and although the two guns are aesthetically and mechanically similar they are not identical guns.

Why You Need to Form Good Shooting Habits

As shooters, it's important to make sure you form the right habits and not develop bad ones. 

Why Defensive Firearms Training is So Important

Yes, you may never have to fire your handgun in defense of your life or family, but the possibility always exists.

9 Common Questions New Shooters Ask

Here's a look at some of the most common questions new shooters tend to ask.

Avoidance is the Best Policy for Self Defense

Staying out of trouble entirely is your best course of action, bar none.

Why the Lever Gun is Great for Self Defense

Sheriff Jim Wilson makes the case that the lever gun is, for many, a great choice for personal defense.

Listen More, Talk Less: Getting the Most from Firearm Training

When it comes to firearm training courses, it's important to remember that you can only learn by listening, not by talking.

Handgun, Shotgun, or Rifle: Which is Best for Home Defense?

Which firearm type is the best for home defense? Rather than try to decide between handgun, rifle or shotgun, Sheriff Jim Wilson argues the best strategy is making use of all three.

Not All Fights Are Gunfights

Not all criminal attacks justify the use of deadly force. Sheriff Jim Wilson gives helpful insights about different types of personal defense.

How to Choose Your Rifle Ammunition

Quality is key when it comes to law enforcement rifle ammunition, and it should be for you, too.

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