Online Franchise Resources
International Franchise Association
The International Franchise Association, founded in 1960, is a professional organization of franchisors, franchisees, and suppliers. They are dedicated to providing users with a one-stop shopping experience for trusted franchise information.
IFA University - Free Introduction to Franchising Course
The International Franchise Association (IFA) offers this comprehensive course to help you "investigate before investing". Franchising is an excellent way to go into business for yourself but not by yourself. This online course is absolutely free.
Introduction to Franchising - FranNet & SBA
Learn everything you need to know about franchising. FranNet and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has put together an online seminar to teach you all about franchising including franchising pitfalls and how to choose the right franchise.
Franchise Attorneys for Franchisees
If you are a franchisee in search of a lawyer, it is suggested you hire an attorney that specializes in franchise law. Here is a list of franchise law attorneys that work with franchisees.
NASAA - Franchise Resources
The North American Securities Administrators Association (NASAA) is the oldest international organization devoted to investor protection. NASAA offers some franchise resources that can help you while investigating a franchise.
Franchise Times Magazine
Franchise Times magazine provides franchisees and franchisors with reliable information and resources for building and growing their franchise businesses.