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Should I invest in a franchise?

- February 15, 2017 3 MIN READ

One option when starting a business is to purchase an existing business in the form of a franchise. Rather than starting up your own business and brand, you are purchasing an existing franchise. Usually, the franchise will have all of the aspects of the business already established, so when you buy a franchise you are… Read more »

Business Basics

What to look out for in an investor

- January 30, 2017 3 MIN READ

When you accept an investor injecting money or expertise into your business, you usually surrender some control of your business in return for the investment. Depending on how your business is structured and the terms of the investment, the investor becomes a co-owner of your now joint business. Even the funds are in the form… Read more »