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Franchising And You

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Welcome to Franchising & You! If you’re interested in learning more about owning your own business and considering franchising as the path to business ownership, then this podcast is right for you. If your interest is in expanding your portfolio of businesses and franchises, then you’re in the right place. And, if you’re a current business owner exploring whether or not to franchise your business, then Franchising & You is right for you. Franchising & You airs Saturdays at 9:30 AM EDT / 8:30 AM CDT with on-demand access on iTunes, and is sponsored by Benetrends, Spadea Lignana and Retail Solutions. Access all segments of Franchising & You on-demand on Blog Talk Radio and iTunes!

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This week on Franchising & You, Award-winning Franchise Developer, Holly Ford shares her perspective on finding the right-fit franchise. Holly is a Consultant with The Franchise Consulting Company that strives to help clients structure a... more

Finding the perfect franchise is possible if you put the effort in when researching franchises and reflecting on your personal prefercnes." - Nick Neonakis, author, The Franchise MBA Returning to Franchising & You this week,... more

Franchisors are pretty upfront about what it's going to cost to get you into their systems. But franchisors are bashful when it comes to talking about how much moolah franchisees can actually earn running their businesses. Instead,... more

Opening a franchise requires a significant investment of capital -- including a franchise fee along with ongoing royalties and advertising costs. Not everyone has access to that kind of cash. So, if individuals need a business loan to fund that... more

A business partnership is a specific kind of legal relationship formed by the agreement between two or more individuals to carry on a business as co-owners. A partnership is a business with multiple owners, each of whom has invested... more

"Savings, security, convenience – in the end, it all adds up to peace of mind. We can guarantee that you'll sleep sounder with a certified professional on your side. So put away the shoe box of receipts, take a couple aspirin, and... more

"The franchise business model, if leveraged properly, is amazing... and powerful. It's been called the best business model ever invented. But if you end up choosing the wrong franchise, and you blow through all your money because you didn't... more

"If you arrange financing for the first unit without considering how that is going to affect your ability to get additional financing, you may find yourself without any options to fund your second and third units. With that in mind, let's look at a few... more

Sometimes called ?business coaches,? ?advisors,? ?referral sources? or ?franchise consultants,? franchise brokers can be an invaluable asset when hacking through the franchise jungle. - The Benefits of Using a Franchise... more

Before signing the Franchise Agreement it's essential to completely understand the franchise relationship along with both yours and the franchisor's responsibilities and especially for your benefit, your potential liabilities. There's... more