In the world of franchising, long-term success hinges on the ability to identify and acquire the right franchise. In this section, we'll tell you what to look for -- and what to avoid -- when you buy a franchise.
- Things to Think About Before Buying a Franchise. The best advice for would-be franchisees is to look before you leap. These articles bring you up to speed on what it takes to purchase a franchise and what you should know about before you buy a franchise. (11 articles)
- Finding a Good Franchise. Choosing a good franchise isn't easy. We discuss how you should go about selecting a franchise that's right for you. Take advantage of these franchise selection tips and you'll avoid a scenario in which your dream of owning a franchise turns into a nightmare. (6 articles)
- How to Purchase a Franchise. You've picked the franchise you want to buy and now it's time to move forward. We explain how the franchise purchasing process typically works and what you should think about before you sign on the dotted line. (4 articles)