New Texas License to Carry a Handgun Laws signed by Governor Abbot Sept 1st 2019.

New Texas License to Carry a Handgun Laws signed by Governor Abbot Sept 1st 2019. New Texas Laws Will Take Effect on September 1, 2019 [Please Read and Review for your Knowledge] Governor Greg Abbott has now signed many pro-Second Amendment bills sent to him from the 2019 session.  Thank you to pro-Second Amendment leaders and lawmakers in […]

The Perfect Concealed Carry Gun Does These 4 Things:

One of the eventual things our students ask us as they take the next steps on their journey to #ProtectEveryday is for a great Concealed Carry firearm recommendation. Here’s a few of the guiding principles we share. 1) It’s Reliable. This is the most important consideration for a concealed carry self-defense pistol. If you have […]

SIG SAUER Introduces P320 XCOMPACT to P320 XSERIES

Under Creative Commons License: Attribution Newington, N.H. –-(Ammoland.com)- SIG SAUER, Inc. is pleased to introduce the P320 XCOMPACT to the P320 XSERIES of pistols featuring a completely redesigned grip module with an improved beavertail and fastback profile, contoured magwell, and a deep trigger guard undercut. “The P320 XCOMPACT redefines what a compact pistol should be by combining concealability […]

California Gun Homicides increase 18% in the past 2 years despite draconian gun control measures.

Despite what many consider to be some of the most strict Anti-Second Amendment laws in the nation, California violence is still increasing to the tune of 18% in the last 2 years of available data (2014-2016). Who would have thought this could occur?!? Well, those of us who choose to use our brains,  choose to […]

License to Carry a Firearm: Rookie Mistakes

License to Carry: Rookie Mistakes and How to Avoid them. As we start down the path of carrying a firearm concealed on our person daily, we have all made some mistakes. Here's a short list of the most common mistakes of someone new to everyday carry of a firearm. Assuming your LTC class is enough [...]

Inconvenient Truth: USA ranks “below average” on risk of Mass Public Shootings.

While gun control advocates never miss an opportunity to decry the most recent mass shooting tragedy; according to a 34 page report from John Lott at the Crime Prevention Research Center the USA actually ranks rather poorly on a global scale of such blatant evil. As Lott states abstractly, "The U.S. is well below the [...]

What is EDC? A look at Every Day Carry Items

Today we look at shaping your EDC to Protect Everyday and what it really means. So what exactly is "EDC"? "EDC" is a shorthand acronym for "Every Day Carry Items" and can play a pivotal role in ensuring you are ready for each day of life and what it may throw at you. Most days [...]

Continued Growth for the Concealed Carry Market, led by Women and Millennials

According to the Crime Prevention Research Center there are an estimated 17.3 million citizens with concealed carry licenses. Most interestingly, the data shows this has *more than doubled from 7 million concealed carry permits in 2010. It’s also of note that there was a 890,000+ increase in these License to Carry a Firearm permits over […]

Gun Owner Stereotypes Debunked

As with all things in life, there are stereotypes filling the gun industry that need debunking. And, as stereotypes usually are, these ones are also very wrong. Let’s take a look at some of the various stereotypes I see floating around the gun industry, regarding its owners. Keep in mind, I see and meet a […]

Tactical Vs. “Tacti-cool”

Gear that has traditionally been used by law enforcement and military is becoming more popular among concealed carriers. A lot of this gear is absolutely beneficial to civilian concealed carriers, and some are more mission specific and probably best left for the specific needs of the military and law enforcement. The gun community is never […]