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Start and Grow Your Dream Business

The landscape is dotted with many a franchise business in every industry imaginable. Investing in a franchise requires that you do your due diligence. There are numerous pros and cons for starting a "Turnkey" business.

The cost of opening a franchise runs the gamut from a few hundred dollars to figures in the millions. It depends on what business you're looking to operate, the particular segment you're entering and a host of other factors. The majority of franchise opportunities require an upfront fee payable to the franchisor in exchange for the tools, ongoing support, and training provided.


Resources & Inspiration 

International Franchise Association

The American Association of Franchisees & Dealers (AAFD)

National Franchisee Association, Inc.

101 Questions To Ask Before You Invest In A Franchise





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