Richard Holden, head of franchising at Lloyds Banking Group, sheds light on how budding franchisees can avoid scams and invest in a genuine business opportunity
The world of the humble bookkeeper is being revolutionised by cloud technology and franchise businesses are wasting no time getting in on the act
A franchise has all the facets to survive and flourish in times of recession, says Matt Skinner of FranchiseSales.co.uk
Following the decision to franchise your business, one of the first things to set in stone is how much you are going to charge the people who have thrown their hat in the ring as potential franchisees
Finding out your franchisor has gone into insolvency is the last thing any franchisee wants to hear. But all is not lost: there’s still every chance you can survive the drought
Unlike traditional start-ups, franchisees tend to have a better shot at securing finance in the early stages
With the economy clambering back on the money train, it seems the franchise sector is bringing a fair bit to the party
The downturn has inspired a new generation of entrepreneurs – from people starting their own businesses, to those considering franchising as a means of making their fortunes.