Going into Business

If you’re considering putting money into a business opportunity, do some research first. By law, business opportunity promoters must give you certain information before you hand over any money.

Multilevel Marketing

Some multilevel marketing plans are pyramid schemes, which are illegal and risky.

Starting an Internet Business

Thinking about an internet startup? The promise of big bucks and terrific working conditions can be tempting, but consider these factors before you hand over any money.

Bogus Business Opportunities

Want to buy a business? Here’s how the Business Opportunity Rule can help you evaluate the opportunity — and the seller.

Thinking About Buying a Franchise?

Buying a franchise is a major financial investment and a serious personal commitment. Understanding your abilities and goals is one step toward deciding whether a franchise is right for you.

Buying a Janitorial Service Franchise

Buying a janitorial service franchise is a major investment – of time and money. Consider the background information about the franchise that comes from the company and the state.