The CPX-1 and CPX-2 by SCCY are low-cost, high-quality pistols for concealed-carry that are made right here in the USA. They’re getting a good reputation for reliability and durability and just working when they need to.
SCCY offers them in a dozen flavors of matte black, flat dark earth and pink with or without stainless steel-finished slides and optional manual safeties, all double-action only, all chambered for 9mm.
They’re the perfect combination of straightforward and affordable for someone who’s already tapped the gun fund on getting their concealed-carry permit in the first place, and can be had, with fees and everything, for $300 or less. If you’re interested in more, check ’em out.