Frugals Franchise Analysis

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Frugals is analyzed based on our most recent FDD research!

Franchise Opportunity Details

Frugals offers and sells hamburgers, sandwiches, french fries, milkshakes and other complimentary items.

What are the requirements to buy an Frugals franchise?

Frugals has an initial franchise fee of up to $25,000, with a overall upfront investment range of $276,000 to $481,000.

  • Initial Franchise Fee: $25,000
  • Total Investment: $276,000 to $481,000
  • Working Capital: $30,000 to $50,000
  • Royalty Fee: 5.0%

The initial investment of any franchise includes several fees. Check out this investment opportunity to better understand the specific costs required to buy an Frugals, such as franchise fees, leasehold improvement costs, grand opening marketing, and equipment purchases. It should be noted that, franchisors are required to disclose all upfront fees. These fees include those that are actually paid when signing the franchise agreement and commitments to fees you are required to pay.

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How much does an Frugals owner make?

As with any new business, the franchisee's income and the profits from a Frugals franchise depends on many factors. One way to validate the potential revenues or profits generated from a Frugals franchise investment is to analzye the franchisor's Item 19 within their FDD. Usually, profits and owner's income are proportionate to the size of the investment and number of locations you buy. Demand for your products, the labor costs, commercial lease rates and several other variables also play a huge role in your bottom line and your personal income

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How many franchise locations do they operate?

As of the 2018 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 1 franchised Frugals locations throughout the United States.

Did you know there are over 3,000 franchise opportunities across the United States. More than 80% have less than 10 locations.

Are there any Frugals franchise opportunities in my state?

Based on 2018 FDD analysis, Frugals has franchise locations in 1 states. There may be zero outlets in several states as each franchise company plans their growth strategy differently. Certain states also require franchisors to register their franchise opportunity and file their Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) with state examiners prior to selling franchise opportunities to people residing in that state. These registration states have examiners review a franchise company's FDD to confirm it complies state regulatory requirements. In addition to registration states, additional states have enacted supplemental franchise or business opportunity laws that mandate franchisors to provide their franchise within the state. In almost all instances the filing is simply a notice with the state. Unlike franchise registration states, the franchise filing states do not examine a franchisor's FDD.


Based on the data collected Frugals is expanding into new markets and could be available near you.

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Last Reviewed: 2018

Frugals Franchise DATA

Total Investment
$276,000 - $481,000
Franchise Fee
Franchise agreement
Initial Term
10 Years
Renewal Term
10 Years
Franchise outlet growth
Ongoing fees
ad fees
# of franchised outlets


Do they provide any initial training and opening assistance?

Yes, they have an initial training program of 106 hours. This includes 29 hours of classroom training, 77 hours of on-the-job training, and 0 hours of online training. In their FDD they outline who's in charge of the training. Unlock to find out more.

Online 0
On-the-Job 77
Classroom 29
Total 106

Do they provide Territory Rights?

Frugals does NOT offer territory protections. For an explanation of territory rights, unlock this franchise for more details.

Do they have marketing and technology support in place?

No, Frugals does NOT offer comprehensive support for franchisees.

How long ago did Frugals begin franchising?

They began franchising in 2016. The average Burgers franchise began franchising in 1994.

Do they offer financing support?

No, but you can click here to fill out our affordability calculator and understand your financing options.

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