2018
Best Franchises For Any Budget Ranking

RANK
FRANCHISE
INVESTMENT
# 1
McDonald's
$1.3M - $2.2M
# 2
Sonic Drive-In
$1.2M - $3.5M
# 3
Taco Bell
$526K - $3M
# 4
Hardee's Restaurants LLC
$1.5M - $2M
# 5
Culver's
$2M - $4.7M
# 6
Carl's Jr. Restaurants LLC
$1.6M - $2.2M
# 7
Planet Fitness
$1.1M - $4.2M
# 8
Primrose School Franchising Co.
$638K - $6.4M
# 9
Hampton by Hilton
$7.7M - $20.3M
# 10
Hilton Hotels and Resorts
$30.6M - $129M
# 11
Jack in the Box
$1.5M - $3.3M
# 12
Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers
$590K - $2M
# 13
Orangetheory Fitness
$575K - $1.5M
# 14
Golden Corral Restaurants
$2.3M - $6.7M
# 15
Goldfish Swim School Franchising LLC
$1.4M - $3.2M
# 16
Bojangles' Famous Chicken 'n Biscuits
$1.6M - $2.4M
# 17
Embassy Suites by Hilton
$17.9M - $85.5M
# 18
Holiday Inn and Holiday Inn Express
$7.9M - $25M
# 19
Homewood Suites by Hilton
$12.3M - $26M
# 20
Dairy Queen
$1.1M - $1.8M
# 21
Goddard Systems Inc.
$654K - $815K
# 22
Sky Zone
$1.3M - $2.8M
# 23
Red Roof Inn
$161K - $5.4M
# 24
Hand and Stone Massage and Facial Spa
$533K - $618K
# 25
Hilton Garden Inn
$13M - $27.1M
# 26
Salons by JC
$723K - $1.4M
# 27
McAlister's Deli
$772K - $2.1M
# 28
American Family Care
$126K - $1.3M
# 29
Motel 6
$207K - $8.8M
# 30
Express Oil Change & Tire Engineers
$1.9M - $2.7M
# 31
Fuzzy's Taco Shop
$859K - $1.3M
# 32
Zips Dry Cleaners
$1M - $1.4M
# 33
Doubletree by Hilton
$22.8M - $79.2M
# 34
Camp Bow Wow
$751K - $1.5M
# 35
Rockin' Jump
$1.4M - $2.9M
# 36
la Madeleine French Bakery & Cafe
$1.2M - $3.1M
# 37
ProSource Wholesale
$635K - $642K
# 38
Del Taco Fresh Mexican Grill
$860K - $2.1M
# 39
Slumberland Franchising Inc.
$546K - $2M
# 40
RNR Tire Express
$500K - $1M
# 41
Farmer Boys Restaurants
$1.1M - $1.6M
# 42
Black Bear Diner
$1.1M - $2.1M
# 43
Brass Tap
$781K - $1.3M
# 44
Roy Rogers Restaurants
$767K - $1.6M
# 45
Schlotzsky's Austin Eatery
$504K - $800K
# 46
KFC US LLC
$1.4M - $2.8M
# 47
Hooters
$957K - $4.3M
# 48
Gyu-Kaku Japanese BBQ Restaurant
$1.2M - $2.5M
# 49
Tide Cleaners
$664K - $1.6M
# 50
Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom
$1.4M - $2.2M