Franchise Royalty Fees Explained

When you open a franchise, you will be required to pay some fees to the franchisor for the privilege of using their brand name and continuous support. There will be one-time fees like the initial franchising fee and there will also be ongoing fees, like the royalty fee.

The initial franch[...] Read more...

What you Need to Know About Home Services Franchising in Canada

People’s lives are busy these days and that means they don’t always have time to do chores around their homes, such as cleaning, gardening, caring for pets or cleaning their pools. Someone who has an entrepreneurial streak can make a lucrative living from taking care of these chores b[...] Read more...

How to Find Your Perfect Franchise Location

Finding the perfect location for your franchise is an important part of its success. If your business doesn’t rely on a lot of foot or vehicle traffic, then you’re probably better off looking for the least costly site or even running it out of your home.

On the other hand, if [...] Read more...

7 Common Costs Associated with Starting a Franchise

Exactly how much a franchise costs is different for every franchise company out there, but most of them have similar startup costs. While the franchisor will help you with some of these costs -- maybe through deals it has with preferred vendors or by lending you the money -- the onus will be on y[...] Read more...