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A franchise can be affordable! 10 Franchise Opportunities Under $50k

In Brief 10 Franchises Under $50k Jan-Pro Acti-Kare Cruise Planners Chem-Dry CruiseOne Bricks 4 Kidz Coffee News Synergy Homecare Kumon Club Z! Contrary to popular belief, buying a franchise doesn’t necessarily...
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Franchising 101: The Six Steps to Franchise Ownership

In Brief The Six Steps to Franchise Ownership Research, research, research Submit an Info Request Make the call and take the trip Meet the franchisor and review the FDDs Sign...
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10 Franchises Under $200k

In Brief 10 Franchises Under $200k Caring Transitions American Business Systems Midas Ben & Jerry's Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory Allstate Insurance Company Blue Coast Savings Consultants Guidant Financial Group Kumon ...
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Just Call Us Dunkin’: Dunkin’ Donuts franchise unveils new brand identity.

In Brief Dunkin owns 62.1 percent of the US doughnut shop industry, a $16 billion industry The Dunkin’ Donuts company was originally established as “Open Kettle” in 1948...
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Anytime Fitness Franchise: A Success Story

In Brief  Anytime Fitness began franchising in 2002 and has since opened thousands of locations across 20 different nations worldwide. Truly reaching above and beyond in the business, Andy...

Franchises Under 100K: 10 Franchises that won’t Break the Bank

In Brief There’s a wide array of franchises under 100K across industries to purchase. Kumon has become among the most popular educational networks. Kumon provides students with extra tutoring...

Once Upon a Baguette: The Panera Bread Franchise Story

In Brief Considering the sheer size of the Panera franchise today, it’s hard to believe that Panera Bread began as a 400-square-foot cookie shop, founded by Ron Shaich. This...

UFC Gym Franchise: A New Franchise Opportunity

In Brief  Currently, the growing franchise has over 540 domestic and international locations and was listed on the 2015 Forbes Franchise 500. The UFC Gym prides itself on...

Opinion on Crypto-Currency Mining and Blockchain Technology: New Ways to Fund a Franchise

In Brief Crypto-currency mining is the act of recording a “block” (all transactions that occurred within the last ~10 minutes) to the digital general ledger record (blockchain) of that...
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Updated Small Business Index Gives Business Owners Optimism

In Brief The recent report, produced by Metlife and the US Chamber of Commerce, found that small business optimism and sentiment has risen to 68.7 percent. Other statistics...