Got a killer product or service that’s taking off faster than you imagined? Trouble sleeping at night wondering who will be the first competitor to duplicate your operation? Certain that yours could be the next media sweetheart and success story, if only you could get the capital to grow? Tired of reading about expanding companies and knowing that you have a better concept?
If any of these sound familiar, then maybe you should consider franchising. If you do, you’ll be in good company, as 10.5 percent of all businesses are franchises, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.