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Form a Franchisee Association through the AAFD

Posted by on Oct 19, 2011

AAFD can help build a chapter for your franchise system and can provide management and support services for internal chapters, as well as Independent Franchisee Associations.  The...

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Visit Our Service Directories Center

Posted by on Aug 11, 2011

Member purchasing power is a fundamental focus of membership. The AAFD is continuously negotiating quality programs and discounts to increase the value of your membership. Visit...

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Buying a Franchise Business

Buying a Franchise

Posted by on Nov 10, 2011

Thinking about buying a franchise? Read our resources, designed to help you investigate franchising & franchise opportunities that’s right for...

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Posted by on Sep 15, 2010

Join the AFFD today, and get access to a broad range of member services designed to help franchisees build market power, create legislative support of interest to franchisees,...

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Recent Posts

Advertising Super Bowl 2014: Much Closer than the Game that Spawned It

Franchisors Buy 52.8% of Paid Super Bowl Ads  Super Bowl XLVIII may have been a blowout football game, but the 2014 Advertising Super Bowl was a much closer contest.  Companies engaged in franchising continued to dominate the advertising buys for the most viewed television program of the year, purchasing 52.8% of paid spots, as compared to 47.2% of paid by all...

Who Will Win The Advertising Super Bowl in 2014?

Who Will Win The Advertising Super Bowl in 2014?

Jan 24, 2014

The Denver Broncos and Seattle Seahawks are now set as we count down the days until Super Bowl XLVIII. The  Broncos and Sea Hawks are on a hot streak, but they have nothing compared to the sizzling cost of commercial time during the big game. According to , the price for a 30 second spot during  the game is averaging about $4 million (up to...

How to Find a Great Franchise Lawyer

How to Find a Great Franchise Lawyer

Jan 15, 2014

Choosing a franchise is one of the most important decisions of your life. A franchise lawyer can help you make a better informed decision and protect you from an unfriendly franchise agreement. Franchise lawyers do so much for their clients. They sort through hundreds of pages of legal jargon, make relevant recommendations, and parse the existing franchising...

Why every Franchisee should support the AAFD and its Affiliated Chapters?

Why every Franchisee should support the AAFD and its Affiliated Chapters?

Jan 13, 2014

It’s simple – The AAFD is Your Center for Total Quality Franchising. This is a concept that extends far beyond improving your relationship with your franchisor, or fixing your contract. The AAFD is dedicated to making your business work better, and to help you increase your profits and your quality of life. We will only complete the journey with your continued...