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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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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

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

Are You Part Of A Static Or Dynamic Franchise?

If you’ve ever invested in stocks or mutual funds, then you are probably aware of the warning that comes with each purchase. It goes a little something like, “Past performance does not guarantee future results.” One of the most compelling reasons individuals flock to franchises is the assumption that the franchise will offer a “proven solution” that will nearly...

California Governor Vetoes Fair Franchising Legislation SB610

It is with disappointment and frustration that I report that California’s Governor, Jerry Brown, has vetoed legislation that would have protected franchisee equity and guaranteed the right of franchise owners to be treated with good faith by their franchisors. Governor Brown disappointed and turned his back on thousands of franchised businesses with his veto of...

Join AAFD in Urging CA Governor Brown to Approve SB610 Fair Franchising Bill

To All California Franchisees: Download the petition urging Governor Brown to approve CA Senate Bill 610 – a bill to protect franchisee equity in your franchised business. SB610 petition 82.19 KB Download SB610 Petition Download CA Senate Bill SB610, which is sponsored by the American Association of Franchisees and Dealers has now passed the state legislative...

The AAFD’s Robert Purvin To Appear On The Willis Report On The Fox Business Network

AAFD Chairman Robert Purvin, author of The Franchise Fraud, will be interviewed on The Willis Report on the Fox Business Network (Tuesday), August 26th, which will be presented live between 5 and 6 PM Eastern Time (2-3 PM Pacific), in connection with a story that broke today in the Wall Street Journal by Sarah Needleman titled, “Is Buying a Franchise Riskier...