Congratulations to Ryan Fickert who purchased a ServiceMaster franchise. Ryan visited Franchise Solutions and submitted his information last June purchasing the franchise in February 2013. ServiceMaster began in 1952 and now has over 4500 locations. Top quality, attention to detail and integrity are the cornerstones of the long history and success of the company. The ServiceMaster Acceptance [...]
There are three initial sources of franchise financing you should exhaust before you start chasing the “money trail”. The first, of course, is the franchise company itself. Their position will be one of the following: (1) They offer financing direct to you for a portion of the franchise fees or other investments you must make; [...]
You’ve returned home from serving your country and need to find a job. Now what? If you’re thinking you can’t start your own company because you haven’t been to business school, think again. The skills and traits you learned in the military, such as leadership, accountability and integrity, will serve you well as an entrepreneur. [...]
ColorTyme, the nation’s oldest and most respected franchisor of rent-to-own (RTO) retail stores, and RimTyme, the hottest and fastest growing custom wheel and tire shop in America, are currently offering a franchise financing guarantee. If an approved franchisee can not receive financing, ColorTyme and RimTyme will refund the franchise fee.
Well, it’s that time of year again. When the birds come out, spring flowers start to bloom, and you realize that you haven’t even started your taxes yet! How many Americans are scrambling to do their taxes this week? How many would gladly pay for an experienced, professional income tax preparer to do their taxes? [...]
The 2008 presidential campaign has seen a record amount of advertising and campaign contributions. But who is contributing the most to the McCain and Obama campaigns? Here is a list of the top contributors to the Republican and Democratic presidential candidates. Barack Obama John McCain University of California $909,283 Merrill Lynch $359,070 Goldman Sachs $874,207 [...]
Franchise companies are offering potential franchisees a variety of incentives to buy a franchise. Pointing to the current economic climate, franchisors are offering two for one specials, lower franchise fees, and help with franchise financing to help lure new investors. Some franchise companies are also offering their current successful owners bonuses for recommending potential franchise [...]
Franchisors may offer their own financing programs, or they may have a partnership agreement with a lending company. The lender is familiar with the franchise concept and would be familiar with the brand, which makes it easier to get funding from their partner company. If a franchisor doesn’t offer financing, you can research a wide [...]