Choosing a Franchise


From The Bradenton Herald : Choosing a franchise as your entrepreneurial endeavor can be an overwhelming process considering the thousands of business options available to investors.

According to the International Franchise Association, there are more than 1,200 franchises brands nationwide, everything from Subway to One Hour Air Conditioning and Heating. In 2008, there were 864,784 franchise establishments in the nation, an increase from 847,246 in 2007.