1. They're also easier to "wipe" out of the way as you start to draw. Thin material tends to wrap itself around your arm. 2. Be advised that those quality gunbelts may set off metal detectors, depending what type of stiffener they have inside. 3. A man wearing either a large and obviously heavy black belly-bag, or a multi-pocket "photographer's vest", will get my attention every time. They both scream "GUN!" to me. 4. "On body" carry is better than "off body" carry. 5. Figure out what you're going to do with the gun in the public restroom. I take the gun out of the holster and rest it in my pants between my feet - hard to forget it or have it get snatched that way.