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Burger King to Sell Healthier Fries Called 'Satisfries'
Burger King is rolling out less-fattening French fries called 'Satisfries' but will still keep its traditional fries on the menu.

How to Research and Buy a Franchise

What is a franchise opportunity and how do you investigate the myriad choices available? And once you choose the one you want, where do find the money to pay for it? Our easy-to-follow guide offers all the information you need to find and buy a franchise.

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