While the Second Amendment guarantees the right to bear arms, the way that gun sales and gun ownership are monitored and regulated vary from state to state. This is especially true when it comes to concealed carry. Many who desire to more fully protect themselves often wish to take their guns out of their home safes and carry them on their person. But for most states, this requires that one first obtain a concealed carry license. How does one accomplish this? While exact steps may vary depending on the state in which one is applying for a license, the following infographic explains the basic process for obtaining a concealed carry license.