Franchising Is More Than Fast Food

Franchising Is More Than Fast Food

For decades, we have all been familiar with franchises that served up fast food. Burger joints, pizza places, sub shops, and more. In fact, the word “franchise” became synonymous with the drive-thru window. But for those who are looking towards a life of...
What Happens if a Franchisor Goes Bankrupt?

What Happens if a Franchisor Goes Bankrupt?

Written by the Franchise Matchmakers Team After the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, businesses of all kinds began to struggle. With fewer consumers leaving their homes and demand for nonessential products and services plummeting, most consumer activities came to a...
So, Why Does a Franchise Cost so Much Anyway?

So, Why Does a Franchise Cost so Much Anyway?

Written by Cindy Rayfield When I meet with clients who are looking to buy a business, I am usually asked, “Why is the initial franchise investment so high?” Relatively speaking, the investment for franchises, whether in Colorado where we are based or in other parts of...
Franchising with Family

Franchising with Family

When you buy a franchise, you experience a level of freedom that you could never experience while working for someone else. Self-employment means you are your own boss. You make the decisions. You make the hours. You make all the calls. And owning a franchised...
Are You Right for A Franchise?

Are You Right for A Franchise?

The prospect of self-employment can be exhilarating. Escaping the cubicle, answering to no one. That is the stuff that dreams are made of. Owning a franchised business is often the best way to make all of that happen. You can buy a business that has immediate branding...
Which Franchise Business is Right for You?

Which Franchise Business is Right for You?

You have made the decision that buying a franchised business is the best way to become a business owner. Now you just need to choose which franchise is right for you. But that is no easy task. There are thousands of options out there and narrowing it down to the one...