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Franchising 101 – How to Select, Finance, and Operate a Franchise


Starts:12/19/2018 @ 11:00 AM PST
Duration:2 hours
Description:With so many different franchises for sale today, figuring out which franchise opportunity is the right business opportunity can be daunting and difficult to say the least. In this class, business experts at FranNet of the Bay Area de-mystify the franchise buying process and walk you through how to successfully get into business for yourself. We’ll cover:

  • What is franchising?
  • Factors to consider when selecting a franchise.
  • “Hot” trends for today’s expanding economy.
  • Franchise myths and misconceptions.
  • “Where’s the money?” Financing your new business.
  • Average investment for franchises in the Bay Area.
  • Strategies for finding the best business system for you and your family.
  • How to perform the proper due diligence.
  • Building a tangible asset with a franchise.
  • …and more!

This free, must-attend event is for anyone who wants to:

  • Explore franchise ownership
  • Be your own boss
  • Hear about financing options
  • Build long-term equity
  • Evaluate your potential to become a franchise

Location —

San Francisco SBA

455 Market Street, Suite 600

San Francisco, CA 94105

City & State:San Francisco, CA
Additional Information:


How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Call 415-744-4244 or email

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
In the event that a class sells out, preference is given to those who registered in advance. We will only check tickets for high-profile events.

How do I get to the San Francisco SBA Entrepreneur Center?
The San Francisco SBA Entrepreneur Center is located on 455 Market Street in Suite 600 on the 6th floor. The front desk can provide directions to our floor or the elevators. There are no special requirements to enter the building. The closest public parking garages are located on Fremont or Mission Streets. The parking vendor in this building is ABM Parking. This vendor closes at 8PM. The nearest BART stop is the Montgomery Street Station. For detailed travel planning please visit

Registration:Contact to register