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Shelly Sun has grown her franchise system from system-wide sales of $1 million to $100 million within five years.

Avis Denied Rehearing of Alaska Franchisee Case...Again

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Poster of Alaska Car Rental, Fairbanks airport. photo/bmm

ANCHORAGE – The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has once again denied Avis Budget Group’s request to have its case reheard against 95 year-old Alaska Rent-A-Car franchisee Robert Halcro, Jr.

James' Home Services in Liquidation, Terminating Franchisees

Rogue James Home Services franchisor, Rushlyn Pty Ltd, is being liquidated as franchisees are advised that the administrator has been unable to secure a sale for the franchise.

Molly Maid Says It Checks Background

Ann Arbor, Mich. – Two months ago a Missouri-based Molly Maid franchisee was arrested for first-degree burglary of a client's home.

Molly Maid Terminates Alleged Franchisee Burglar

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Molly Maid franchisee Bryan P. Frantz of Missouri, photo: BBB

ST. LOUIS — A Missouri-based Molly Maid franchise owner was arrested in February for using a key reserved for cleaning days and allegedly later sneaking into the apartment to perform a first-degree burglary job.

Molly Maid Franchisee Busted for Home Burglary

Alleged St. Louis burglar turns out to be Molly Maid franchisee with home key

St. Louis franchise owner Bryan P. Frantz was arrested for first-degree burglary of a client's home.

Small Business Agency Criticized for Big Business Ties

The SBA's Office of Advocacy is entrusted with representing the interests of small businesses before other federal agencies.

Government Goes after Instant Tax Service Franchisees for Fraudulent Returns

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Window of an Instant Tax Service, photo/bmm

LOS ANGELES – As the deadline for filing tax returns is fast approaching, tax preparation companies are busy advertising their services to beat the competition.

Telemarketing Service Provider – Points To Consider While Hiring One

If making a large number of telephone calls is a key component of your business, then using inbound/outbound telemarketing services can be a potential way of extending your ma

ColorTyme Sued for Using PC Rentals to Spy on Customers' Private Lives

Franchisor Colortyme is alleged to have spied on its customers via computer cameras

A class action is being sought against ColorTyme and its franchisees for using DesignerWare spyware on people who rented or bought computers from them. The spying included taking web cam photos while customers were in the privacy of their homes, accessing communications and recording key strokes.