Biz Op Red Flags Certain phrases indicate danger when buying a business opportunity.
Is a franchise or business opportunity seller doing the hustle?Watch out for a salesperson who says things like, "Territoriesare going fast," "Act now or you'll be shut out"or "I'm leaving town on Monday, so make your decisionnow." Legitimate sellers will not pressure you to rush intosuch a big decision. If someone gives you the hustle, give thatopportunity the thumbs-down.
Excerpted from Start Your Own Business: The Only Start-Up GuideYou'll Ever Need