Franchises for Under $500,000

A half a million dollars represents a significant investment for your small business opportunities. You have probably spent time already considering the best possibilities for your budget and your needs. The next step is to narrow down the field of contenders and determine a short list of the best franchises for you. Starting a franchise is a serious endeavor regardless of your budget, so don’t feel that you need to rush your decision-making process. The franchise business that you pick should be one that you trust to increase your wealth in the long term, as well as providing you with a rewarding and stimulating business venture.

What is Liquid Capital?

Liquid Capital, Minimum Cash Required, and Cash to Invest all mean the same thing: cash you have available or could get easily without a traditional loan (family or friends, stocks, home equity, savings, retirement plans, etc.).

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Business opportunities available for $500,000 and less:

Join the largest barbecue chain in America! With over 520 locations in 43 states, our smokin’ hot franchise has been treating guests to great tasting barbecue since 1941. If you’re looking to diversify your portfolio or...

100k Minimum Cash Required

Own your own diversified digital marketing business offering digital marketing solutions to any business. Six to Seven figure income potential. Residual income. Recession Resistant. Not a franchise. No marketing or tech...

20k Minimum Cash Required

Own your own diversified finance business approving what banks decline and offering more competitive solutions on what banks approve. Six to Seven figure income potential. True recession resistant modal. Not a Franchise....

20k Minimum Cash Required

9Round is a unique fitness franchise built around clients that are seeking a fun, convenient, full-body workout. 9Round offers a kickboxing-themed fitness program that incorporates functional, interval, cardiovascular, and...

30k Minimum Cash Required

Become part of Pizza History by joining the Rosati's Family of stores. For Five Generations Rosati's has been Cooking up Great Food from Original Family Recipes and Building Great Relationships within the Communities...

80k Minimum Cash Required

Exclusive territory. #1 Industry leader since 2001. 100% financing for U.S. citizens who qualify* plus software package with complete training. $100K 1st year profit potential. National alliances...

30k Minimum Cash Required

Join a Multi-Billion Dollar industry dealing in Safety with huge profit margins averaging over 4000%. Demand for our Unique Non-Slip treatments is in high demand and continues to grow rapidly. ROI’s often within 2-3 months.

20k Minimum Cash Required

Take advantage of the growing demand for home cleaning services with your own MaidPro franchise! Our trusted brand, proven business model and cleaning processes, low start-up costs and strong vendor relationships will give...

50k Minimum Cash Required

With the lowest franchise fee in the industry, Kumon is the smartest choice in education franchising. Kumon has been ranked the #1 Tutoring Franchise by Entrepreneur for the past 18 years. Our consistently high industry...

70k Minimum Cash Required

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

Do you dream of owning a business that is both profitable and rewarding? Then Kiddie Academy is the opportunity you've been waiting for! Our strong support system, training program, and proven business model will help you...

250k Minimum Cash Required

Own and operate your own shipping company with Postal Annex+! Our marketing strategies, site selection, management assistance and other support programs take out the guesswork, allowing you to make more money. Contact us...

40k Minimum Cash Required

As a Chem-Dry Carpet Cleaning franchisee you can now own your own profitable carpet cleaning business without the risk and hassle of starting from scratch! Our franchisees receive unmatched training and support, a complete...

40k Minimum Cash Required

For more than 90 years, Ace Hardware has been America's neighborhood hardware retailer. Ace Hardware is offering a tremendous opportunity for those wanting to build a profitable and lasting business. With financial backing...

250k Minimum Cash Required

The Brass Tap is an upscale beer bar that offers 40-60 different craft beers on tap, more than 300 varieties of imports, and local craft beers. We are constantly searching for the best beers from all regions around the...

250k Minimum Cash Required

In today's economy home owners are looking for ways to save on repairs without jeopardizing quality. Take advantage of this growing market by becoming a CTi Concrete Technology dealer. We provide you with everything you...

20k Minimum Cash Required

Ziebart offers superior proprietary products and services and a diverse business model. Specializing in professional automotive detailing, window tinting, paint protection films, fabric and rust protection, sprayed-on bed...

150k Minimum Cash Required

Want to earn big commissions in the lucrative financial industry but you lack the experience? Let Global Financial Training Program help you get started! With comprehensive training, marketing support and the potential to...

20k Minimum Cash Required

Join the healthy vending revolution with Healthy YOU Vending! The demand for healthy food choices is exploding. We secure your locations. Don’t miss this opportunity!

30k Minimum Cash Required

If our purpose resonates with you, then you should consider our franchise opportunity: “We give people the help they need to live in the place they love. Griswold Home Care is a pioneer in the home care industry, starting...

50k 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

Visiting Angels makes owning your own business in the high-demand home healthcare industry easier than ever! You will receive extensive ongoing training, strong national and local marketing support and the opportunity to...

100k Minimum Cash Required

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

20k Minimum Cash Required

Tap into the rapidly growing Garage Improvement and Garage Home Storage markets which are expected to rise rapidly at 5.6% per year through 2017. The 2013 Vance Research cabinets and closets study indicated that several of...

30k Minimum Cash Required
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