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Franchising can be a relatively low-risk pathway into entrepreneurship – they get support and direction from the franchisor, and follow the structures laid out by the franchisor. However, sometimes, a franchise opportunity can seem too good to be true. Not all franchises are created equal, and you can’t necessarily buy into any franchise and wait for your riches to roll in.
How to spot a franchise scam
If you spot the following franchise scam warning signs, look elsewhere:
How do you avoid franchise fraud?
To help you avoid franchise scam, you can choose to work only with a franchisor who is a member of the Canadian Franchise Association. Do your research. Be thorough, double-check everything, and get advice from trusted colleagues or professional advisors. And listen to your instincts!
Buying into a franchise can be a proven and relatively secure pathway to entrepreneurship, but it’s an investment in your future that shouldn’t be taken lightly.Visit the GoForth Blog