A service fee here, a late fee there, unless we get some help it adds up faster than we can keep track.
The single most important aspect of your business plan are the fees you charge your franchisees. Discover how to charge enough on the initial fee and royalties to make money without scaring away potential franchisees.
Embarking on this discovery process will let you check out the business model even as you, the franchisee, are being vetted.
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.
Eleazar Puente, an Auntie Anne's franchisee, answers questions on motivation, challenges of franchising and more.
The Coalition for Franchisee Associations has put together a Bill of Rights to fight for changes to the long-established franchising system. But that's just a starting point in what could be an uphill battle,
Anago Cleaning Systems founder David Povlitz is lowering the price for its master franchises to $35,000 to help promote self-employment.
What buyers look for when shopping for a franchise if a famous brand name doesn't top their list.