Would Stricter Gun Laws Actually Curb Gun Violence in America?

There has been much debate recently with the upcoming election about gun laws in America. Some politicians and their supporters believe tightening gun laws would make a big difference in reducing gun violence in our country. On the other hand, some believe adding and tightening gun laws would infringe on our rights without making [...]

The Best Self-Defense Ammo

When shopping for a handgun for concealed carry, it is often recommended to purchase something of 380 caliber or greater, although sometimes a .32 caliber is considered acceptable. However, it is never a good idea to choose a caliber smaller than that, as it may not have enough stopping power. For beginners, we often [...]

Online Training makes it Easier For Citizens To Obtain Concealed Carry Permits

In many states by taking an online concealed carry course, residents may obtain a concealed carry permit without having to actually fire a gun. So how does this work? Many states have a training requirement in order to obtain a concealed carry permit. This training requirement varies in each state and can be anything [...]

How can we be safe in public?

In recent news, we’ve all heard about mass shootings and other tragedies in public. It seems to be an ever-increasing trend right now in our country. So how can we best prepare, stay safe, and keep our family safe when out and about in public? Let’s discuss: There is no foolproof system to being [...]

Guide to Concealed Carry in Wyoming

Permitless Carry: Residents of Wyoming may carry a concealed handgun in Wyoming without a Wyoming Concealed Carry Permit as long as they meet the following criteria: resident of Wyoming for a minimum of 6 months, 21 years old or older, is not ineligible to possess a firearm pursuant to US and WY law, has [...]

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Guide to Concealed Carry in Virginia

About the Virginia Concealed Handgun Permit: Applications are submitted through the circuit court in the city or county in which the resident lives. For a non-resident permit, applications must be submitted to the Virginia State Police. Applications may be downloaded here: http://www.vsp.state.va.us/FormsPublications.shtm Age Requirement: 21 years or older Validity: Permit is valid for 5 [...]

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Guide to Concealed Carry in Oregon

About the Oregon Concealed Carry License: Applications are through the Sheriff’s Office of the county of residence and non-resident permits may be applied for through any Oregon Sheriff’s Office. Age Requirement: 21 years or older. Validity: Permit is valid for 4 years; after which it must be renewed. Cost: Cost is $65 for a [...]

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Guide to Concealed Carry in Iowa

About the Iowa Concealed Carry Permit: Applications are through the Sheriff’s Office of the county of residence except for a professional permit (carrying for employment purposes) which is through the Iowa Department of Public Safety. Age Requirement: 21 years of older for a non-professional permit and 18 for a professional permit. Validity: Permit is [...]

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Concealed Carrying in Oregon for Non-Residents

Although it is fairly easy for Oregon residents to obtain a permit to carry, non-residents wishing to carry in Oregon do not quite have it so easy. Unlike most states, Oregon has no reciprocity and does not honor a concealed carry permit from any other state in the country. If you are not an [...]

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Concealed Carry Training Online or In-Person?

Many states require some sort of firearm training in order to obtain a Concealed Carry Permit. Some states allow you to obtain your concealed carry training online. This may be a great option for some but is not for everyone. Let’s discuss the pros and cons of doing your concealed carry training online vs [...]