If you’re an aspiring inventor, wanting to change the world with your creations then you’ll need to keep reading. Even if you have a great idea, the possibility of someone else stealing it, or someone else thinking it up after you do is always there. Imagine spending years thinking up your new invention only to have the title as inventor snatched away from you, from somebody who only copied your idea. In order to prevent this, you’ll need to get yourself a patent. A patent will give you the exclusive right for an invention, meaning you are the rightful owner and are free to use and modify your creation as you wish. Here, you’ll find out exactly how to patent an idea.