Franchise


Everything you need to know about selecting a franchise to buy into as part of your entrepreneurial journey.

For a topic overview, start with our Guide to Buying a Franchise.

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18 Tea Franchises to Challenge Teavana

Not everyone is a coffee drinker. In fact, there are a lot of people who prefer a cup of tea over coffee. That's led to a flood of tea franchises, led by Teavana. But if you want to invest in a franchise company other than the current leaders, check out these other brews.


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13 Hot Car Dealer and Auto Parts Franchise Opportunities

Car parts and used car sales franchises are growing and adding more jobs to the company. And you need to be an automobile expert to run one of these businesses. Check out some of the top franchise business options in this sector.


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Seattle Minimum Wage Case Taken to Supreme Court

The International Franchise Association is looking to get a case before the U.S. Supreme Court. It wants a ruling overturned that would force many franchise businesses to increase the minimum wage in Seattle to $15 per hour by 2018.






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