Should you carry at work?

Gun control issues are now more prevalent and divisive across the nation than ever before. Every time you turn on your computer or TV, you're bombarded with news of school shootings, shootings at work, and shootings in just about every location imaginable. It isn't just crime per se anymore. Now, each time you hear about [...]

Important Tips You Need to Know to Carry in Iowa

When you carry concealed, it is important to be aware of the laws in your own state and states that you may decide to visit. Iowa honors concealed carry licenses issued by other states for all Iowa non-residents - so if you're visiting Iowa, as long as you have a permit it's fine to continue [...]

How you carrying could save your life

Today’s global environment has become more violent than just a decade ago. The majority of attacks have been on civilians in atmospheres where few, if any, of the victims, are expected to be armed and able to defend themselves. However, hindsight reports from law enforcement personnel admit that if more private citizens were armed, the [...]

Best way to carry in 2017

No American in today's violent society should ever be without knowledge or power. This includes both the power to stand up and defend oneself or one's loved ones and the knowledge to do something about it. After all, knowledge is power, is it not? So they say. The Constitution of the United States, and the [...]

Be A.W.A.R.E: The Smart Practice for Concealed Carriers

Concealed carry is a right practiced by many Americans. Law abiding citizens that feel the call to bear arms for the protection of family and self, look to their guns as a tool of protection. Choosing to concealed carry comes with preparation and training. Even the most experienced marksmen need to consider their ability to [...]

4 Things to Remember as a Concealed Carry Permit Holder

As a responsible gun owner that is committed to your own safety and that of your family, you've completed all the requirements to be able to conceal carry your gun. Now that you've completed your concealed carry class and received your permit to carry, there are a few simple things to keep in mind in [...]

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 [...]

Concealed Carry and Traffic Stops

When I teach classes I often get questions on how to properly handle getting pulled over by the police while carrying a concealed weapon or having a firearm in your vehicle. In modern times we seem to be seeing many tragedies in situations as such. Lets discuss both the law and how we recommend [...]

Concealed Carry and Holiday Traveling

Things to remember this holiday season Going on an airplane? Transporting a firearm while flying can be a tricky and sometimes confusing process. The first thing to remember is to always check with the airline first. Most airlines will allow you to transport a firearm if you make sure the firearm is unloaded, locked, [...]