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Frequently Asked Questions


What does it cost to advertise on your site?

We have several different packages available. Please visit our advertising site, so we can tailor a package specific to your needs.

How can I change my profile?

Email us at with any changes you may have. We’ll be sure to update your profile as soon as possible.

How do I login to my account?

Our client portal can be accessed through:

You’ll gain full access to your account from there. If you do not have your login credentials, just send us an email at


How do I use your site?

Franchise Direct is a portal directory of franchises and business opportunities. Our primary goal is help you connect with franchisors that are seeking investors. The best way to use our site is to narrow down your search.  Choose an industry, a location and investment level that fit your needs and start exploring your options!

We also recommend having a read through our Ultimate Guide to Franchising to learn the basics of franchising.

Is it safe to invest in the companies on your site?

We provide basic information about the companies on our site. It’s advised that you thoroughly research any company before investing to make sure it’s a good fit for all parties involved.

I filled out the form, what happens next?

A representative from the company you chose will contact you via email, phone or direct mail within a few days.

Can I buy a franchise/business from you?

No, we don’t sell franchises/business opportunities. We only provide basic information about the companies.

Is my contact information sold to anyone?

We never sell your information. It’s only given to the specific companies you request information from. We make every effort to protect your privacy. As a result, we have been awarded the TRUSTe Privacy Seal. Please refer to our Privacy Page for more detailed information.

What’s the difference between a franchise and business opportunity?

There are several differences that can vary from company to company. Anything from brand names, rules, laws, costs/fees, and support can differ. It’s best to do your research and find out which one is best for you. You can also refer to Franchises vs. Business Opportunities for more information.

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