Category: Illinois Concealed Carry FAQ

Best concealed carry gun

What is the best gun for concealed carry?

Choosing a firearm based on price is probably a good way to waste some money. The best gun for concealed carry is the one that fits you. There are no one size fits all firearms so if a Glock fits you it may not fit your friend.  Obviously budget is important and the gun you have is better than the top tier firearm in the case at the gun store because you cannot afford it, but whenever possible budget should be set aside when selecting a firearm because there are so many more important criteria.…

Chicago Concealed Carry Permit Requirements

What States Honor the IL Concealed Carry License?

Some States Honor the IL Concealed Carry License allowing you to carry a concealed license within those states.  While there is no true reciprocity, because Illinois doesn’t honor any other state carry conceal permits, as of the time of this posting there are 26 states (plus Illinois) which will honor the IL Carry Conceal License.…

Are finger prints required for an Illinois Concealed Carry License?

A fairly common question, and one that has received much disinformation from various sources, is the question “Are fingerprints required for an Illinois concealed carry license?” The short and simple answer is probably not.  That is somewhat vague though. In most cases fingerprints are not required, however, the Illinois Firearm Concealed Carry Licensing (FCCL) Licensing…