FranBlog

By and For the Franchise Community

Our FranBlog includes the best of franchise success stories from around the world. These personal accounts help you learn directly from the collective experiences of IFA’s franchise community.     

Choose from a list of topics and read personal stories of challenge and success.  Pick up helpful tips on franchising.  Get marketing ideas for small business.  Explore and discover the franchise community from within the franchise community.

Franchisee Friday - Pillar to Post

The #FranchiseeFriday of January 12th is Rick Garibay, who's dream of owning his own business became a reality when he became a franchise owner with Pillar To Post Home Inspectors!

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March 22, 2018
Franchise Opportunities
News Round-Up

Franchisee Friday - Floor Coverings International

The #FranchiseeFriday of January 5 is Francisco Marin and Maria Blanco, who own a Floor Coverings International in Port Chester, NY! They traveled all over the world before settling in New York and opening up their very own franchise.

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March 22, 2018
Franchise Opportunities
News Round-Up

Grow Your Franchise Brand Faster with Benetrends

If you’re looking to start your own business, now may be the best time ever, especially if you are planning on using your retirement funds.  ROBS (Rollover as Business Start-ups) have favorable tax implications, making this type of transaction more a
March 01, 2018
Franchise Opportunities
News Round-Up

Why Giving Back is Critical to Franchise Success

For Firehouse Subs founders, giving back is the way they like to do business. Since its inception, the Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation has provided more than $29 million for lifesaving equipment to first responders.

 

By Robin Sorensen
February 27, 2018
Franchising World
Special Report

Start a Home-Based Business with Your Tax Refund

There are many rewards to owning your own home-based business, but how do you get the money to start it? Here are the answers to a few common franchise funding questions and how you can put your tax refund to good use by investing in yourself. 

 
February 22, 2018
Franchise Opportunities
News Round-Up