Small Business Resources
- Buying a Franchise
Information from the United States Small Business Administration on franchises and how to purchase one.
- Small Business Franchising
A directory of information dealing with franchising from Business.com. Includes associations, consulting services, and opportunities.
Possible business-owning opportunities can be found here at this large database. A menu bar allows the user to research franchise possibilities in 12 countries and various industries from a wide investment range. For a particular business, the searcher can find a description of the franchise, growth, territory, security and expansion. It is not aimed solely at high-end buyers.
- Franchise Solutions
Fill out the questionnaire and Franchise Solutions will provide you with a free list of franchises that match your interests. The site also describes additional services available to potential and existing franchisees and franchisers.
- Franchising World Magazine
International Franchise Association offers an information hub with resources and links to articles in Franchising World. Also choose from curated subjects to explore content about franchise and small business news, trends, and advice from experts.
- International Franchise Association
Features of this site include articles with advice on different aspects of franchising, current news, a calendar of events of the association, and a bulletin board system where you can read and/or post classified ads or messages.