Small Business Franchises

USA was built on small businesses! Although over time we've seen the creation and growth of some of the biggest businesses in the world, small businesses still represent the majority of American commerce. Small business ownership is the reason we have so many self-made millionaires and a booming middle class. A small business franchise offers you a chance to utilize your entrepreneurial spirit while also providing a proven business model, established brand name, and support.

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Did You Know?

There are approximately 28 million small businesses in the U.S. accounting for 54% of sales

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More than 600,000 small businesses in the United States are franchises

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Small business franchises make up about 40% of all retail sales and provide roughly 8 million jobs

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Types of Small Businesses

There are plenty of Small Business opportunities to choose from in various industries, including finance and education. From weight loss to automotive and even home-based business coaching franchises, there is no shortage of niche small business franchise opportunities to choose from.

Why a Small Business Franchise?

Small Business franchises typically provide training and information about the industry you'’re entering, assistance with marketing and advertising your small business, and an ongoing support system to help you overcome difficulties and build a successful business. Starting a Small Business franchise can take much of the guesswork and risk out of starting your own business, so explore your options today at Franchise Gator!

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Small Business Franchises Currently Available:

Do you have a passion for management or sales but don't want to put on a tool belt, climb roofs and do the dirty work? Did you know the real money is earned in the sale of a solar system, not the installation? Solar...

50k Minimum Cash Required

If you are looking for a proven route to develop your own profitable accounting business and an asset for your future, a TaxAssist Accountants franchise will provide the systems and support you need to be successful. Run...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Since 2013 we’ve cleaned nearly a million windows, hung 12+ miles of Christmas lights, repaired thousands of screens. We’ve learned that the industry is fragmented and ripe with opportunity for those obsessed with...

30k Minimum Cash Required

Senior Relocation - Downsizing - Estate Sales. Caring Transitions is looking for motivated franchisees who want to be a part of the growing senior care industry! Getting started is easy with our home-based turn-key system...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Liberty Tax Service is the brand with the iconic Leafy mascot. When Canadians see us, they know it’s tax time. We’ve got one of the most experienced teams in the tax business, and we’re looking for franchisees who want...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Buildingstars offers a commercial cleaning franchise with a focus on cleaning office buildings. We have a unique three stage business model that guides the franchise owner through a step-by-step blueprint for growth. We...

10k Minimum Cash Required

Looking for fast growth with a massive upside, providing industry-leading tech accessories for every device? ZAGG Franchise is your answer! Opportunities available throughout the US as well as internationally in Canada and...

30k Minimum Cash Required

Our franchise allows you to combine your extensive skills and experience with our Brian Tracy proven content to produce massive business improvement and individual success. Our coaches are passionate and energized by the...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Join a billion-dollar industry. Founder of the “INVINCIBLE FLOOR TREATMENT.” Gain the tools and training to make any floor slip resistant, safe, and beautiful. 100% ROYALTY FREE opportunity in the fastest growing...

30k Minimum Cash Required

We are America's HOTTEST Boot Camp System, with extreme physical and financial RESULTS. We offer a premium fitness brand that has yielded thousands of documented client transformations. Join the success with our daily...

80k Minimum Cash Required

Our mission is to deliver the most Pleasant Remodeling Experience. We live for the “wow” moments our customers have when they step into their new space that has been carefully designed, crafted, and installed. We combine...

30k Minimum Cash Required

Ready to change students’ lives? Our franchisees build confidence through mastery in math and reading using our simple Gideon system and curriculum, all while owning a successful business in a growing billion dollar...

60k Minimum Cash Required

Since our founding in 1962, Glass Doctor® has been in the business of improving lives. Whether it’s the reliable, high-quality glass repair and replacement we provide our customers or the two unmatched business...

40k Minimum Cash Required

JAN-PRO Franchising International, Inc. is a subsidiary of LYNX Franchising. Entrepreneur Magazine consistently names JAN-PRO among the top ranked franchises in their annual Franchise 500 Awards. Currently JAN-PRO is ranked...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Frost Shades is ready to become the nation's leading window tinting franchise! Low startup costs, low overhead costs, and our business model is designed to be simple, efficient, and maximize profitability. In fact, all you...

30k Minimum Cash Required

An Aire Serv franchise is an invitation to join a community of like-minded professionals who are ready, willing and able to share their experiences and best practices with you. This is what it looks like to have your...

50k Minimum Cash Required

PADGETT is Canada's leading ACCOUNTING, TAX & PAYROLL franchise catering for the needs of small business for 50 years. To success-driven individuals, we provide a complete system, solid backup and support & the strength of...

40k Minimum Cash Required

Expedia Cruises is North America's Full-Service Leisure Travel Agency specializing in air, land, and sea vacations. Build equity and enjoy a great lifestyle with our proven franchise model with more than 30 years of success.

100k Minimum Cash Required

Did you know that 52% of all U.S. households have at least one fireplace in their home? The Hearth Industry is what we call the fireplace manufacturing, installation and sweeping business in the US, and this industry alone...

80k Minimum Cash Required

In Home and Online Tutoring allows our franchisees to grow their businesses as large as they want. When you combine our proven SAT and ACT programs with the ability to provide tutoring in all subjects and grade levels 24...

40k Minimum Cash Required

With 100+ carriers that you can write for, a system already proven to work for any person that qualifies to own an ANI franchise, and a robust training program with a Win-Win mentality, you are sure to make this opportunity...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Franchise Owners of Retro Fitness can count on predictable monthly income from membership base, along with multiple revenue centers. Learn more about the costs, benefits, and available locations today!

500k Minimum Cash Required

Furniture Clinic are industry leaders and experts in the cleaning and restoration of leather. For over ten years we have manufactured the best available cleaning, conditioning, protection, repair and restoration products for...

40k Minimum Cash Required

Since our founding in 2004, Dryer Vent Wizard® has grown into the North American leader specializing in residential, business and multi-unit dryer vent cleaning, repair and installation. How? We offer the reliable,...

30k Minimum Cash Required
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