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New Reduced Fees


 

Creating a franchise program doesn't have to cost from $60,000 to over $100,000. I keep my overhead low and pass the savings on to you. I've been doing this for 30+ years and I work very hard to provide you the best guidance to make sure we create a program that you have total confidence in. 

 

I have excellent references that I will be happy to provide you.

 

INTERNATIONAL CLIENTS, CONTACT ME FOR INFORMATION AND PRICING

 

My new reduced fees will enable more companies to start enjoying the many benefits of franchising.

 

 FEES:



Franchise Document (FDD)

 


                                                      $18,500


- Includes Registration & No Registration States



 See list of registration and non-registration states below.

 

 

Fee Includes:

 

+ Development of your Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD), Franchise Agreement, Required Exhibits, as required by franchise laws.

 


Additional Optional Fees -

 

MANUALS:                          $8,500

 

 

FEDERAL TRADEMARK

REGISTRATION:                    $1,850 per registration

 

 

 

Some clients have indicated that they have there own operations and policy and procedures manuals and don't require this additional service. However, I do offer it for those that need it.

 

+ Development of your Operating Manuals - Operations, Marketing, (Site/Real Estate Selection if necessary) to be used by your franchisees, I will also incorporate all of your policies and procedures into the manuals.

 

+ Content suggestions for the franchise opportunity section of your website.

 

+ Provide franchisee recruitment recommendations and guidance.

 

+ New Franchisor Training utilizing my book Franchise Sales & Marketing Strategies. 

 

+ I will also sell franchises for you, on a commission basis, at your request.

 

+ Ongoing consulting services with no additional fees. 

I can generally have you ready to begin franchising in non-registration states within 60 days. Registration states will take substantially longer and vary by state.

I have over 30 years in the franchise industry as President/CEO of two INC 500 and Fortune 500 franchise companies and as an international franchising consultant and have personally sold over 400 franchises worldwide.

 
*Here are the registration states and required filing fees:

California (675), Hawaii ($187), Illinois ($500), Indiana ($500), Maryland ($500), Michigan ($250), Minnesota ($400), New York ($750), North Dakota ($250), Rhode Island ($500), South Dakota ($250), Virginia $500), Washington ($600). 

 

State document preparation and filing fees are not included in my fees.  In addition, registration states and the FTC require that the franchise company provide up to three years of audited financial statements within the FDD for an existing company or an audited Balance Sheet for a newly formed company.

 

NOTE: IF YOU RESIDE IN A REGISTRATION STATE, YOU ARE REQUIRED TO FOLLOW REGISTRATION STATE GUIDELINES.

NOTE: YOU DO NOT HAVE TO REGISTER IN ALL THE STATES AT ONCE. YOU CAN PICK AND CHOOSE WHICH ONES YOU WANT TO EXPAND IN.

 

**Non-registration states and required fees:

There are six non-registration states that require that you file a Notice of Exemption and pay a fee. Florida ($100) Nebraska ($150) Utah ($100) Michigan ($250) Wisconsin ($400) Texas ($25). However, you don't need to file in all of them at once unless you have a hot prospect.  The filing is quick and easy. I'll provide the state forms and/or letters.


Payment Terms

50% down. 25% when the first draft of everything is ready for your review. 25% when the final draft is complete.

 

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