Franchise Elites is not an agent, employee, representative, or other functionary of the seller of the respective business opportunities and franchises introduced to you. Franchise Elites is an Independent Consultant, engaged in the activity of introducing prospective business buyers to sellers of franchises and business opportunities. Franchise Elites is paid for the cost incurred by the seller if you elect to purchase a business from a company that was introduced by the Franchise Elites consultant. Franchise Elites relies on the accuracy of the information provided by the Franchisor, and assumes no responsibility for the acts, errors, or omissions of the Franchisor, or the outcome of any transaction. Many Franchisors do not disclose “earnings claims” in their disclosure documents. Franchise Elites can not enter into discussions of earnings claims. Any earning claims information shall come directly from the franchise representatives.
Franchise Elites is required by the Franchisors to involve the spouse and all partners in the conversations. Buying a business opportunity or franchise is a complicated investment. The purchase of a franchise or business opportunity is your responsibility, and YOU ARE URGED AND IT IS VITAL that you seek professional advice from a lawyer, accountant, or other professional of your choice before proceeding.Take your time to decide, and personally visit the headquarters of the company you elect to buy from. Make good, common sense decisions in all investment matters.
The Federal Trade Commission regulates the sale of franchises and business opportunities. Contact the nearest office to you for information to assure yourself that any company you deal with is in full compliance with the law.
Your state may also have laws regarding franchises and business opportunities. Ask your state agencies about them. The Better Business Bureau is an excellent information source for potential business buyers. Contact your local bureau, as well as, the bureau in the city of origin of the seller. You alone are responsible for researching the seller.