Your Hump Day Reading List for November 14, 2018

I unearthed some really good articles for you this week. Read them and increase your safety, security, and survivability!      Remember what they say about that river in Egypt… Whether it’s a criminal attack or a natural disaster, many people — perhaps, even, most...

Your Hump Day Reading List for October 31, 2018

It’s Halloween, and I’ve got some great stories to help you tackle frightening topics!      Some people don’t want to learn In the self defense world, many people seem to have comfortable ideas of how things happen in defensive incidents. That was fine back in the...

Your Hump Day Reading List for October 24, 2018

Another Wednesday, another great collection of articles for your enjoyment and enlightenment!      Another resource for travel safety One thing I do before renting a room (or AirBnB) is to check the neighborhood’s crime stats. This used to be a tedious process, but...

The critical skill no one teaches

The ability to judge risk is critical to the long game of self defense. (As it happens, it’s also critical to efficient preparedness, investing your retirement funds wisely, and the choice between flying or driving to your vacation destination.) Yet, despite its...

Your Hump Day Reading List for October 10, 2018

I’ve got another great selection of articles for you this week!      This happens too often, and I’m tired of it This one happened last July; yesterday I read of a 3-year-old who died when he got hold of an unsecured firearm. Too many kids are dying from accidental...

Your Hump Day Reading List for September 26, 2018

Some great articles for the last Wednesday in September!      Keeping the family safe in public spaces Jeff Gonzales has some good advice for what to do with your family when you’re in a public space and a violent incident unfolds.      Let’s see… …you’ve got a stock...