There are several franchise opportunities available for the work at home entrepreneur.  Simply put, franchises are existing businesses that an individual (franchisee) enters into a contractual relationship with in order to use that business’ expertise, ideas, processes, name and branding.   One of the best example’s of a franchise is the fast food giant McDonald’s.  Many of the McDonald’s locations are owned by individuals (franchisees).  

There are hundreds of franchising opportunities across the country and around the world.  Every franchise opportunity requires an investment.  Some franchises offer some financing for franchisees.   This page will focus on those franchise opportunities that can be done from home or are listed as “home based franchises”.    Most of these opportunities are more affordable.  If you don’t see your franchise listed, and would like to have it listed, please email your information. 

Work at Home / Home Based Franchises 

(***All of the opportunities listed require $10,000 or less in start-up costs.  Check out each opportunity for more details.)

The Pajama-Man School – Insurance

Expedia Cruises – Cruises and Vacation Packages

Coverall Health-Based Cleaning – Commercial Cleaning Services

CruiseOne – Home Based Travel Franchise

The Back Rubber – Vending Massage Chairs

Logo Studio – Promotional Products

TeachPro – In-Home Tutoring Franchise

UTurn – Vending

Get Moving Supplies – Moving Supply Business

SnackMate Vending – Food Vending

HEITS – Commercial Cleaning

iDealFurniture – Online Furniture Business

gaurdNOW – Security Guard Business

Property Management Pros – Property Management

NinjaSoft – Business and Computer Franchise

Vernon Street Capital – Financial Services

Speaking Roses – Print on LIVE FRESH FLOWERS

Caddy Card – Golf Score Cards

Gourmet Giving – Philanthropy System Using Gourmet Coffee

Community eStores – Customized Community/College & University Product Fundraising Systems

ARCPoint Labs – Drug and Alcohol Testing

iTrip – Vacation Property Rental Business

Loyal Checkin – Custom Loyalty Apps for Local Businesses

Floor Hero – Home Flooring Restoration Service

USA for Healthclaims – Medical Billing from Home

Admats/Admenus – Laminated Restaurant Admenus

Little Jimmy’s Italian Ices & Push Carts – Italian Ice

Badge-A-Minit – Custom Buttons

Lil’ Orbits – Mini-Donuts

Coffee News – Advertising Services / Publication

Jan-Pro – Commercial Cleaning

System4 – Commercial Cleaning

Jazzercise – Dance Fitness Classes

Cruise Planners – American Express Travel – Cruise and Tour Travel Agency

Proforma – Printing and Promotional Products

DKI – Insurance Restoration Services

Baby Boot Camp/Karna Fitness – Prenatal & Postnatal Fitness