FAQs About Franchising

If you've ever wondered how to start a franchise, where to find franchisees, how the franchisor/ franchisee relationship should work, or what to ask before purchasing a franchise, you've come to the right place. Below, we answer the most common questions prospective franchisees and franchisors have asked us over the years.

Once you've finished your research, you may be interested in:

Franchise Basics


What is a Franchise?

What Are Common Franchising Terms and Definitions?

What is a franchise fee?

What is a Franchisor?

What Are the Most Common Franchised Industries?

Why Should I Support IFA Member Companies?

How to Get Started with Franchising


Is a franchise a good way to start your own business?

How Do I Franchise My Business?

What Are the Risks of Buying a Franchise?

How to Evaluate a Franchise Opportunity


Questions About Franchise Operations


What is a strategic alliance?

How Do I Make My Franchise Successful?