Jason Hanson is a former CIA officer and security specialist. He’s appeared on numerous television shows, including ABC’s Shark Tank and NBC’s Today show.

Posts byJason Hanson


When to Draw Your Gun

One Sunday, Carl T. was at his home around 11:30 p.m., when he witnessed a person sitting inside the driver’s seat of his neighbor’s black Honda. Since he didn’t recognize the man sitting inside the car, Carl went outside to inquire why the person was inside a car that he didn’t own. “The man told …


Credit Card Freeze

In this week’s mailbag I’ll provide tips on dealing with with rowdy teenagers, how long ammo lasts depending on storage and how plants provide an extra layer of security for your home. I will also cover how to ship a gun, my suggestions for satellite phones and lastly, how to freeze your credit cards for …


Surviving in Your Car

One of the worst traffic gridlocks in U.S. history took place in Houston, TX during September of 2005. Hurricane Katrina had just wrecked havoc only a few weeks earlier and Hurricane Rita was on track to hit East Texas, causing Houstonians to heed the call to evacuate. At the time, Rita was forecasted as the …


National Emergency Alert

In this week’s Must-Read articles see the ultimate guide to buying and using night vision along with how the National Emergency Alerts are potentially vulnerable to hackers. Learn 5 critical knife skills that could help you in the future as well as earthquake preparedness tips for for both before, during and after one strikes. And …


Remember Me?

In this week’s mailbag I’ll discuss the legality of a ghost gun for self-defense along with whether to buy a new or used gun. I’ll also give suggestions for knife sharpeners and light attachments for your firearm. Lastly, I’ll cover some of the risks involved with online passwords and security cameras. Let’s dive in… What …


Stay Safe on the High Seas

Elisha Cuffe was a valued, ten-year employee of Princess Cruise Lines. She had recently been promoted to the position of senior purser. This position handles all the financial matters on a cruise ship. Pursers share information about the ship to both passengers and crewmembers and the Purser’s Desk is typically centrally located in the ship …

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