Part 5 of a 10-Part Series on the AAFD Road Map to Buying a Franchise.

If you read my previous blog post on the top eight franchising resources, then you know why it’s so important to educate yourself about the franchising industry before and after you invest a large portion of your money, time, and soul into a franchise business.

The Internet is also a great place to research and learn about franchising. There are many websites, blogs, and ezines filled with franchising news and information. There’s so many good franchise resources, in fact, that the sheer amount of information available may become overwhelming (yes, we’re officially in the “Too Much Information Age”).

I’m guessing you don’t have 24 hours a day to devote to finding and digesting all of the franchise information out there on the web, so here’s my short and sweet list of top online franchise resources:


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