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:

Cruise Planners, an American Express Representative, home-based business model is one of the largest, privately owned, nationally recognized and continually awarded cruise selling agencies in the United States. Cruise...

10k Minimum Cash Required

Is your Aloha spirit ready to come out and become an entrepreneur? Maui Wowi might be the right fit for you with their Fresh Fruit Smoothies, Hawaiian coffees, Kona espressos and Cappuccinos, as well as a gourmet line of...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Build your business anywhere, with virtually unlimited opportunities to earn multiple income streams and residuals.

20k Minimum Cash Required

Provide a valued service clients can’t do without. Scalable, award-winning and committed to excellence for over 60 years.

40k Minimum Cash Required

Tutor Doctor is a highly profitable home-based tutoring business. We utilize a network of tutors to provide affordable one-to-one supplementary education to students and adults. Tutor Doctor offers world-class training, low...

50k Minimum Cash Required

As the leader in home inspections, Pillar to Post makes owning your own home inspection business easy! We offer state-of-the-art technology, un-matched marketing and networking support, and with our Quick Start training...

30k Minimum Cash Required

Expedia CruiseShipCenters is North America's largest retail travel agency franchise and a leading seller of cruise travel. Build equity and enjoy a great lifestyle with our proven franchise model with more than 30 years of...

100k 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

Acti-Kare is looking for caring and motivated individuals to take advantage of the growing demand for in-home senior care services! We provide our franchisees with a proven business model, on-site training, ongoing support,...

40k Minimum Cash Required

The Ultimate Franchise Opportunity! IFG provides cash flow acceleration to their business clients by purchasing selected invoices at a discount. This is a financial service ‘White Collar’ franchise, usually run on a...

150k Minimum Cash Required

Ben Franklin helps franchisees reach personal and professional goals by focusing on people, processes and profits. Franchised locations are independently owned/operated.

150k 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

Executive Care is unique on many levels. We bring a compassionate approach to the business of home care as a full-service premium brand poised to reach new heights. A leading home healthcare franchise, Executive Care is more...

100k Minimum Cash Required

We created our custom window coverings franchise opportunity with your success in mind! For more than 15 years, Made in the Shade Blinds & More has empowered entrepreneurs across North America to offer a convenient,...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Archadeck designs and delivers beautiful, functional and innovative outdoor living environments that meet our client's lifestyle needs. We are a nationally recognized brand and the industry leader with over 30 years of...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Blind repair and sales!!! Bloomin' Blinds is the only national company that has added the service element to the "sales only" world of blinds. Come join the fastest growing franchise in the window covering industry and see...

40k Minimum Cash Required

Here's what makes us great. We are straight-forward, direct, and we don't beat around the bush. People get into business for themselves for a myriad of reasons, but if it doesn't make financial sense...what's the point?...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Join A Proven Moving System! Our company is the preferred mover for the NBA's Oklahoma City Thunder. We invite you to ask us about it!

50k Minimum Cash Required

The Fit Body Boot Camp Franchise is recognized by Entrepreneur Magazine as one of the 500 Fastest Growing Franchises in the world! Our Franchise's are easy to operate, extremely scalable and the best option in the the Health...

80k Minimum Cash Required

COMMITTED TO ANIMAL HEALTH AND WELLNESS, The Healthy Animal is devoted to your pet's health and wellness. Special One-Time Offer! The first three franchisees to get in on this exciting opportunity will receive a discounted...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Become part of a $5.2 Billion industry. Ultra Soap International Offers 3 Entry Levels. History: Founded in 1992 Available Territories: Continental USA A Proven Success Path Awards Annual Rebate Program Five Diamond Company...

20k Minimum Cash Required

Money Pages provides a low capital overhead model that can be operated with an owner and 1-2 employees. $20,000 First Year Launch Assist Credits Available for a Limited Time! We have a selection of desirable territories...

50k 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
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