Shepard's Guide is graded based on our most recent FDD research!
This franchise is a Christian Business Directory selling advertising space in the print and online.
Shepard's Guide has a franchise fee of up to $90,000, with a overall upfront investment range from $16,360 to $106,705.
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As with any new investment opportunity, there needs to be a reasonable ROI and profit potential. The specific franchise owner's income and the profits from a Shepard's Guide business depends on a lot of different factors. One way to validate the potential revenues or profits generated from a Shepard's Guide franchise investment is to review the franchisor's Item 19 within their FDD. This is called a financial performance representation. This is an option for franchisors within their disclosure and approximately 68% of all franchisors that we have reviewed will disclose financial performance data within Item 19 of their FDD. Some franchisors may provide limited information such as average gross revenues. This type of financial disclosure is not always helpful to determine profits for you directly. So review overall sales data with caution. As a general rule, usually earnings and owner's salary are equitable to the overall size of the upfront investment. The larger the initial investment, the higher return you could anticipate
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As of the 2018 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 0 franchised Shepard's Guide 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.
Based on 2018 FDD research, Shepard's Guide has franchised locations in 0 states. There may be no locations in several states as each franchise plans their development strategy differently.
Based on our research this franchise is growing into new markets and could be available in your city. While planning your franchise purchase, you should be considering what is a good location for my franchise. Anlayze the potential customer base to confirm that your city has a need or want for this franchise.
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Last Reviewed: 2018
Sector: Business Services
Category: Marketing and Advertising
Yes, they have an initial training program of 24 hours. This includes 16 hours of classroom training, 8 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.
Shepard's Guide offers territory protections. For an explanation of territorial rights, unlock this franchise for more details.
No, Shepard's Guide does NOT offer comprehensive support for franchisees.
They began franchising in 2016. The average Marketing and Advertising franchise began franchising in 2002.
Yes. They offer certain financing options within Item 10 of their FDD.