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Interface Financial Corp.

2014 Franchise 500
#248
At a Glance

Products & Services: Invoice discounting

Number of Locations: 193

Total Investment: $91.3K - $142.3K

Founded: 1972

Began Franchising: 1990

About Interface Financial Corp.

John T. Sheehy founded The Interface Financial Group in 1972 to help small businesses with their cash flow needs. The franchisees' mission is to provide short-term working capital for small businesses through invoice discounting (factoring). There is no minimum or maximum amount of financing.

Franchise Units

Year U.S. Canadian International Company Owned
2013 141 14 38 0
2012 144 14 41 0
2011 141 16 39 0
2010 138 14 24 0
Where Seeking Franchisees: Franchisor is seeking new franchise units in the U.S.,Africa, Asia, Australia/New Zealand, Canada, Central America, Mexico, South America, Western Europe.

Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing

Total Investment: $91,300 - $142,300
Franchise Fee: $39,000
Ongoing Royalty Fee: 8%
Term of Franchise Agreement: 10 years, renewable
Financial Requirements
Net Worth: $250,000
Liquid Cash Available: $75,000
Operations
Franchise can be run from home. Absentee ownership of franchise is NOT allowed. (100% of current franchisees are owner/operators).

How This Franchise Supports Franchisees

Training: Available at headquarters: 2 days. At franchisee's location: 3-5 days. Ongoing
Ongoing Support: Newsletter, Meetings, Toll-free phone line, Internet, Field operations/evaluations
Marketing Support: Co-op advertising, Ad slicks, National media,
Other marketing support: Telemarketing

Franchise Ranking History

Franchise 500®: #248 (2014), #242 (2013), #228 (2012), #224 (2011), #278 (2010),
Top Home-Based: #73 (2014), #63 (2013), #64 (2012), #67 (2011), #82 (2010),
America's Top Global: #112 (2013), #178 (2012), #175 (2011),