How to Stay Safe in Public

While I could spend majority of the time explaining how to use self-defense (I do strongly recommend training in both firearms and martial arts/unarmed combat), I’m going to focus more on situational awareness instead. The reason being that, by being aware of our surroundings, we can avoid potential unnecessary situations.

My Issue with Ranges that Doesn’t Have a Range Safety Officer Present

Photo Credit: USCCA Let me be clear, each owner can determine how to manage their own range as they see fit. Personally, if there are going to be any regulations, they should come from associations (i.e. NRA, USCCA, NSSF) rather than the government. The goal of this post is to hopefully shed some insight onContinue reading “My Issue with Ranges that Doesn’t Have a Range Safety Officer Present”

I Want to Teach My Child Firearm Safety. When and How Should I Do So?

Photo Credit: USA Carry While I don’t have children of my own, I do have several nieces and nephews that range in a variety of ages – from 1 year to 25 years – and have co-taught in youth martial arts classes in the past. In this post, I’m going to provide tips that’ll assistContinue reading “I Want to Teach My Child Firearm Safety. When and How Should I Do So?”

What Should I Look for When Choosing an Instructor?

Photo Credit: USCCA In this post, I’ll be covering some key points that you should look for when choosing an instructor, whether it’s for a firearms or a martial arts class.

What’s the Process of Purchasing a Firearm?

Photo Credit: Liberty Safe In this post, as someone that also sells firearms for a Lansing-based FFL, I’ll be explaining the process of purchasing a firearm as it pertains to Michigan and federal laws. It’s your responsibility, however, to research your state laws (USCCA; NRA) as they do vary from state to state for theContinue reading “What’s the Process of Purchasing a Firearm?”

Red Dots vs. Laser Sights: Which Is Better?

Photo Credit: Optics Mag In this post, I’ll be explaining some of the pros and cons between red dot and laser sights (they’re not the same) from the perspective of someone that works in the firearms industry along with having a background in self-defense and security contracting.

Op-Ed: What Exactly Is a “Ghost Gun”? Are They Legal or Illegal?

Photo Credit: Newsweek Disclaimer: I’m not a lawyer nor do I claim to be. I’m simply presenting the legal definitions as they pertain to the State of Michigan in this post for you to research on your own and also recommend that you reach out to a credible attorney if you need more information.