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Franchising can be a catalyst for local job growth as many out-of-work Americans and early retirees shop employment options that allow them more control of their own destinies. The International Franchise Association reports on its website that franchising filled over 17,430,700 jobs in over 828,138 franchised businesses for a direct and indirect economic impact of $2.1 trillion dollars to the national economy. The potential and effects of franchising are tremendous, just as the often daunting personal challenges of obtaining financing and setting a business plan in motion.

Liberty Tax urges those considering franchising to research not only recent published industry surveys, but also the incentives the franchisor may offer through its affiliations with the International Franchise Association and other industry organizations.

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