Tag Archives: franchise evaluation

Is a Franchise a Safe Investment?

Potential franchisees should read this article from Robert Purvin on Franchising Myth One: Franchises are Safe Investments. In the article, Purvin discusses how franchises and independent businesses fail at roughly the same rate (something discussed at length in several of my blog posts). It’s critical that prospective franchisees understand that buying a franchise will not … Continue Reading

Evaluate the Strength of a Franchisor

Are you considering a franchise business?  Read this blog post on evaluating the strength of your franchisor before signing on from the First Prize Franchise blog. Time and time again I see people invest their life savings into franchise operations.  Some of these people achieve great results but others do not.  There is no validity to … Continue Reading