Franchise Links

Franchise Rule Coverage – Provides an overview of the types of business relationships covered under the franchise rule. This is helpful in determining if the relationship you plan to have with “licensees” will be recognized by the FTC as a franchise.

Buying a Franchise: A Consumer’s Guide – Bureau of Consumer Protection’s Guide to Buying a Franchise

International Franchise Association – The IFA, founded in 1960, is a membership organization of franchisors, franchisees and suppliers.

Canadian Franchise Association

The Service Corps of Retired Executives provides counseling and resources for small businesses and entrepreneurs.

The American Association of Franchisees & Dealers provides educational, legal, financial and legislative support services to franchisees and dealers.

The Educated Franchisee – A website for those considering purchasing a franchise and the title of an Amazon best selling book about franchising. If you are looking for a straight-to-the-point book that addresses the nuts and bolts of researching and purchasing a franchise, this book is a must read. Click here to purchase on Amazon.

Inspirational Links

KeyLife is heard on hundreds of radio stations across North America and features two programs hosted by Steve Brown: Key Life, a fast-paced fifteen minute radio program; and Think Spots, a thought-provoking one minute feature. Steve is a radio broadcaster, seminary professor and author. He previously served as a pastor for over twenty-five years.

“Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for men.” (NIV) Colossians 3:23


“Let every thing that has breath praise the Lord.” (KJV) Psalm 150:6