Situational Awareness: Why, When and How

Below is the situational awareness color code first developed by the late Col. Jeff Cooper, founder of Gunsite Academy in AZ. Each color represents a state of alertness as we live out our lives. The “state” or level awareness you are in has and will have a direct impact on…

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Why I ALWAYS Carry a Flashlight

While building and adding to your personal self-defense system, there are a few obvious things you think to carry; Your firearm, cell phone, pepper spray, and maybe a handheld self-defense tool. However, I find one of the best and most important items is often overlooked- the self-defense flashlight. Now obviously…

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Self-Defense Flashlight Fundamentals

You may not think a flashlight is an important part of your EDC toolbox. If this is you, think again! This simple tool could be the most important component of your self-defense plan and it could save your life. A flashlight can be taken with you EVERYWHERE! There are NO…

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Prepare Yourself for Anything

You may go to Amazon and see the same things all the time because what you see is based on what you’ve searched for in the past and what products are sponsored. So how do you know you’re seeing everything you might need or want? Search for it! This list will guide you so you can search for great gadgets that will help you to always be prepared.

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3 in 1 Self-Defense Survival Tool You Need

Think about these possible scenarios: Walking to your car after leaving a gun-free zone and a strange man leaps at you from between the cars. Driving on a slick road and you veer off into a ditch.  Your seat belt is locked stuck and you cannot get out of the car. Or, your child locks him or herself in the car and you cannot open the door to get him out. What if there was one tool that could help you in all of these scenarios?

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Pepper Spray- Is It For Me?

Pepper Spray is one of the most readily available tools used in self-defense today, but does that mean it is for you? I will discuss what it is, the different forms of pepper spray, and how to choose the right strength. By the end of this, you will feel confident in finding the right spray that will pack the most punch!

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What to Look for in Self-defense Tools

In most cases, the number one self-defense tool is your gun. However, what if you are not comfortable carrying a gun or you are going to places that you are not legally allowed to carry? In these instances, we still need to protect ourselves. We need the tools and the ability to take our safety into our own hands. When you can’t protect yourself with your gun or if you don’t have a gun, you can still protect your six if you know what to look for in self-defense tools.

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Keeping Your Identity Safe

There are so many horror stories of people experiencing identity theft and all the personal hardship they endure trying to get back to normal. Unfortunately, in most cases, people don't know they have been a victim of identity theft until it is too late and their personal information has already been used in a fraudulent way.

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Is Your Phone Listening To You?

This content provided by EIC of Gun News Daily, Chris Browning 43 DEGREES NORTH You are not alone if you think your phone is listening to you. This is a feeling that many have, and it’s not without reason. Lots of smartphone users have reported that even when they are…

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Advantages of a Stun Gun for Women

Stun guns are currently one of the most popular defensive tools around, especially among women. While stun guns don’t have all the same advantages as a true firearm, like range and the ability to completely incapacitate your attacker, guns aren’t always accessible and they can’t be carried in as many…

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Personal Protection In Your Home – Part 1

This is the first of a series of articles which will focus on protecting yourself in your home. Many of you either own a firearm for self-protection or are seriously considering it as an option. If, perhaps armed self-protection is not for you, these articles will also provide information that is important for all women.

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Personal Protection in Your Home – Part 2 – The Safe Room

Just hearing the words “Safe Room” elicits all sorts of images of war rooms with steel walls, men in military garb sweating and shouting panicked commands into a red telephone or even some multi-headed alien trying to slip his tentacle under the window jam! OK, went a little far with the alien, but the truth is, a Safe Room really is just a room in your home; yes, fully decorated and lived in, but where you can position yourself to best defend yourself and your family in the event of a home invasion

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Personal Protection In Your Home – Part 3

OK, ladies - your home is like a fortress and you have a safe room stocked and ready. Are you ready? I mean really ready to handle a home invasion? This is Part 3 in a series on protecting yourself in your home and today the discussion will be on being mentally prepared.

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Discover Which States Stun Guns Are Legal In

Can You Use a Stun Gun in Your Area? Contribution from freelance writer - Jess Walter  With reason to fear for their personal safety, or just wishing to learn how to defend themselves, women all over the country have begun learning how to use weaponry. Being well-versed in gun safety is…

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Top Tips To Improve Your Cybersecurity As A Gun Owner

As a gun owner, you’re probably very focused on security and keeping yourself safe from threats, at least from a physical point of view but keeping yourself physically safe from threats with a gun is only part of personal security as a whole. Another aspect of your personal security that…

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