As summer and warmer weather FINALLY arrives, people will be heading out for their favorite activity, sports, vacations, etc. Please be careful if you have your everyday carry (EDC) with you so that your day isn't ruined.

1: Be sure that you have your permit(s) and a state issued photo ID with you.

2: Be very careful if you cross state lines. The laws can - and do - change dramatically in some states. Be SURE that the state(s) that you are going to honors your permit. Here is a quick REFERENCE link. It is a guide, so do NOT count on it as absolute legal advice.

3: If you are travelling, be sure that you are familiar with 18 U.S. Code § 926A - Interstate transportation of firearms. Here are some highlights:

Notwithstanding any other provision of any law or any rule or regulation of a State or any political subdivision thereof, any person who is not otherwise prohibited by this chapter from transporting, shipping, or receiving a