Franchise Financing

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When Seeking an SBA Loan, Remember the 5 C's
Startup Financing

When Seeking an SBA Loan, Remember the 5 C's

Banks analyze these five factors to determine whether to approve your small business loan application.
David Nilssen
This Alternative Financing Avenue Allows You to Tap Into Retirement Funds
Finance

This Alternative Financing Avenue Allows You to Tap Into Retirement Funds

Rollovers as business startups can be a sound capitalization strategy, but it does expose you to a risk of loss of retirement funds.
David Nilssen
Avoid These 3 Simple Mistakes When Buying a Franchise
Franchises

Avoid These 3 Simple Mistakes When Buying a Franchise

Owning a franchise can provide you the lifestyle, income and work balance you desire, but you need to be careful, as some opportunities are better than others.
Dan Duffy
This Major Franchise Just Announced a 3-Year Project With the White House
Franchises

This Major Franchise Just Announced a 3-Year Project With the White House

As part of her 'Let's Move' initiative, Michelle Obama gets Subway to encourage children to eat more fruits and vegetables.
Catherine Clifford
An Investigative Report on Franchise Profits
Franchise

An Investigative Report on Franchise Profits

How much money can franchisees actually earn running their businesses?
How to Avoid the Most Depressing Sentence in All of Franchising
Franchises

How to Avoid the Most Depressing Sentence in All of Franchising

The path to owning a franchise can come with many disappointments, but none as great as this one.
Joel Libava
Lending to Franchises Reaches the Highest Level Since the Recession
Finance

Lending to Franchises Reaches the Highest Level Since the Recession

Banks are expected to make $23.9 billion available to franchise businesses this year, according to a new report by the International Franchise Association.
Catherine Clifford
Franchisors Offer Their Own Financing Programs
Franchises

Franchisors Offer Their Own Financing Programs

Savvy systems offer financial help to their franchisees.
Michelle Goodman
Tips for Finding a Franchise Loan
Franchises

Tips for Finding a Franchise Loan

SBA franchise loans are on the rise, but you still need seed money and a carefully honed business plan. The SBA's Steve Smits provides advice.
Michelle Goodman