Franchise businesses promise a lot to bored workers looking for a career change, but they can be fraught with risk. Now, industry experts have the verdict on the top 10 chains to buy into and we take a look at what is on offer.
The top 10 franchise opportunities can be viewed at www.topfranchise.com.au
Here are the top five:
Smartline is a multi award winning mortgage broking advisory business. It matches the needs of a client with the best available lending products provided by a panel of Banks, Building Societies and Credit Unions. These lenders pay Smartline brokers both an upfront commission and a trialing commission for the introduction of new borrowers.
2. Mr Minit
The Minit Company operates 215 Mister Minit shops throughout Australia and New Zealand in the sectors of shoe repairs, key duplication, engraving and watch servicing. The majority of these services are provided through an extensive network of franchisees.
3. Mortgage Choice
Mortgage Choice is a leading mortgage broker, with a national network of more than 300 franchises supported by Group and State Offices. It provides professional home loan advice and products offered by an extensive panel of lending institutions and loan consultants do not charge customers for their services.
Kwik Kopy is a print and design provider focussing on the small to medium business market. A highly established and recognised brand, Kwik Kopy has an extensive network of 104 centres Australia-wide.
5. Mr Rental
A home appliance rental specialist, Mr Rental has 30 retail outlets around Australia. The stores are small and simply managed, renting out LCDs/TVs, freezers, dryers, fridges, washing machines, computers, furniture, fitness equipment.