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.
- FranchiseOpportunities.com 
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.
- 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.