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Why You Should Utilize FDDs When Comparing Franchises?

The Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) is a federally mandated document in which franchisors must disclose 23 items in a tightly defined format. The FDD must be presented to potential franchisees at least 10 days before the franchisee make a final commitment to purchase a franchise. The rigid framework imposed by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) [...]

What Will I Learn From A Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD)?

Becoming a franchisee is an exciting step. Some folks jump into it late in life, having learned from past successes and failures. While others are fresh-faced entrepreneurs, confident in their know-how and ready to take that knowledge to market. Regardless of where one falls, there is one document that is paramount before making that franchisee [...]