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Franchise Legislation Matters

February 16, 2017 Canadian Franchise Association

The franchise business model is a popular way to do business across Canada. Each year, thousands of Canadians go into business for themselves but not by themselves by investing in a franchise. In certain provinces there is a legal framework of legislation to help ensure that prospective franchisees are making [read more…]

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Franchise Disclosure Document Matters

February 16, 2017 Canadian Franchise Association

As part of a proper due diligence process, prospective franchisees should be collecting pertinent information on franchising and franchise systems. They should also be evaluating it against their goals, attributes, capabilities, and assets. During due diligence, some of this information (financial capacity, skills, passions) will come from the franchisee themselves, [read more…]

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Your Franchise Investment To Do List

February 15, 2017 Canadian Franchise Association

DO your due diligence Before you start investigating all the exciting franchise opportunities available, take some time to do a self-assessment and consider your own personality and work style. Franchising may not be right for everyone, so these questions will help determine if becoming a franchisee would suit your characteristics [read more…]