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The Case for Custom Defense Guns

Sometimes a little customization is just what the armed citizen needs.

Essential Gear for the New Gun Owner

Having the following gear can keep your guns clean and in working order.

Does Ammunition Have a Shelf Life?

I am a new gun owner, so I am behind the power curve in equipping myself with guns, ammunition and the support material necessary to stay in the personal-protection arena for the foreseeable future.

The Four Rules of Firearm Safety

When it comes to firearms safety, understanding and following the four laws of firearm safety is crucial not only to you, but to those around you.

Personal Defense on a Budget

Sheriff Jim offers some tips on saving money for anyone looking to purchase their first firearm buyer and the new gun owner.

The New Gun Owner's Guide to Handgun & Rifle Calibers

If you’re new to the shooting world, there are a lot of things that can be confusing about ammunition, firearms, and calibers. Here’s a guide to help ease some confusion.

You Bought Your First Gun. What's Next?

For new firearm owners, congratulations! Here are some important considerations as you start your journey.

The Problems With Small Self-Defense Guns

Small pistols are all the rage now, but the smaller the pistol, the bigger the need for training and practice.

Review: Tactical Walls 1450 Concealment Mirror

The veteran-owned company that pioneered “Hidden in Plain Sight” firearm-storage products and resemble finely crafted furniture brings even more versatility to consumers by expanding its line of concealment mirrors.

5 Great Pistol Drills for Self-Defense Training

If you're planning to carry a pistol for self-defense, it's important to have the skills necessary to use that gun under stress. Here are five great training drills to help sharpen your skills.

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