The International Franchise Association, founded in 1960, is a membership organization of franchisors, franchisees and suppliers. Our Web site is dedicated to providing our members and guests with a one-stop shopping experience for franchise information

U.S. Small Business Administration Boston Office, The mission of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is to maintain and strengthen the nation’s economy by aiding, counseling, assisting and protecting the interests of small businesses and by helping families and businesses recover from natural disasters.

American Association of Franchisees and Dealers, (AAFD) – promoting Total Quality Franchising

Federal Trade Commission (FTC) – Federal body that regulates the US franchise industry

Blue MauMau | The Web’s #1 Franchise Community, Running a franchise can sometimes feel rather daunting. Blue Mau Mau is the web’s premier community of franchise research, news, blogs and management insights to help you in the task ahead and put your mind at ease.