Did You Know? 9 BEWARE - Inventor Friendly words are used by bad companies to lure you in. 9 Bad companies are allowed to pay for TV COMMERCIALS AND ONLINE ADS to legally scam you. 9 Some companies pay for FAKE REVIEWS AND TESTIMONIALS to gain your trust. 9 The Better Business Bureau GIVES "A" RATINGS TO FRAUDULENT companies who pay for it. 9 The Better Business Bureau is A PRIVATE AGENCY, NOT a government consumer protection agency. 9 7 out of 10 consumer products fail. 9 Most invention submission companies DON'T HELP YOU, but they take your money. 9 The SUCCESS RATE of an average Invention submission company is less than 2%. 9 Most inventors who get a licensing deal, make NO MONEY on the deal. 9 A licensing deal DOESN’T GUARANTEE SALES. 9 Most invention submission companies make their money on signing client contracts and NOT royalties as they may tell you. 9 Invention submission companies and some invention coaching companies charge you thousands of dollars in up front fees – with little to NO guarantee they can help you. 9 There are lots of FREE events where inventors can go to learn about the inventing process, how to protect your idea and much more, ALL FOR FREE. 9 Inventors are losing their patents before they expire. 9 If your patent is cited to be invalid, it could cost as much as $450,000 to retain your patent rights 9 The Better Business Bureau is A PRIVATE AGENCY, NOT A GOVERNMENT consumer protection agency. 9 Some companies with bad records have an A RATING on the Better Business Bureau website. 9 Many of the companies that scam inventors and entrepreneurs are BASED IN USA. 9 Anyone who pays for a TV commercial, can get one, EVEN THE FRAUDULENT COMPANIES.