Business ownership offers freedom, passion, and a sense of purpose, but it also carries substantial risk. Unpredictable startup costs, fierce competition, and uncertain profitability can be daunting. What’s even more intimidating is that your success hinges solely on your efforts.
Now, here’s the exciting part: Franchising minimizes your risk by providing a supportive network! In just 20 minutes, we’ll guide you through the process of purchasing a franchise, step-by-step.
An Introduction to Franchising
“In the past, when I’ve opened my own businesses, I had to spend a lot of time figuring out which systems to implement, what kind of marketing to pursue, what my messaging should be, and how to create my brand. Having all of those resources and structure in place is a significant reason why I decided to pursue the franchising route.”
Teri Rowe, Pool Scouts Franchise Owner
Learn More About Franchising, and How to Find, Evaluate, and Buy a Franchise
Introduction to Franchising
Learn the basics of franchising, its benefits, and how it differs from an independent startup. Learn More➝
Finding the Right Franchise
Discover the digital and in-person resources that will help you find franchise opportunities. Learn More➝
Learn about the common traits of a successful franchise owner and what factors to consider when searching for potential franchise opportunities. Learn More➝
Buying a Franchise
Read about the franchise discovery process and how to validate an opportunity before you sign on the dotted line. Learn More➝
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The information contained on this website is not intended as an offer to sell a franchise or the solicitation of an offer to buy a franchise. It is for informational purposes only. The following states regulate the offer and sale of franchises: California, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, North Dakota, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Virginia, Washington, and Wisconsin. If you are a resident of or want to locate a franchise in one of these states, Pool Scouts Franchising, LLC will not offer or sell a franchise in that jurisdiction unless and until the offering has been duly registered and declared effective by such jurisdiction and Pool Scouts Franchising, LLC has complied with applicable disclosure laws.