Do pro sports franchises help the economy?

Answer On One Hand: Teams Can HelpProfessional sports franchises can help the economy, but the impact can be small. According to the University of Washington's newsletter, the impact of sports on the econ... Read More »

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Are there standardized 3 - 4 letter abbreviations for college sports team names and professional sports city names-like what ESPN would use in their sports tickers?

Can you get rich in franchises?

On One Hand: Franchises Are a Great Small Business OpportunityUnlike brand new business ideas that are not market tested, a franchise is a business that has proven to be profitable and that you hav... Read More »

Does Starbucks have franchises?

All of Starbucks 10,000-plus stores around the world are company owned--Starbucks does not franchise. However, the company does make arrangements for licensed stores, which are stores you see in ai... Read More »

How do I advertise franchises?

FTC Disclosure RulesProvide disclosure information in all advertising. Federal law provides that would-be franchisees are provided with a disclosure document either at a face-to-face meeting or wit... Read More »