H&R Block, Jan-Pro Franchising International and System4 are some of the least expensive franchises to open. Vanguard Cleaning Systems, Jazzercise and Cruise Planners-American Express Travel are some other inexpensive alternatives.
According to Entrepreneur's 2013 Franchise 500, H&R Block is one of the least expensive franchises to open. H&R Block specializes in tax preparation and electronic filing. Jan-Pro Franchising International, Vanguard Cleaning Systems and System4 are commercial cleaning companies. Jazzercise offers fitness classes, apparel and accessories. Cruise Planners-American Express Travel is a tour travel and cruise agency.
Franchising can cost thousands or even millions of dollars. However, home-based, new technology and mobile options are usually less expensive. Entrepreneur's 2013 Franchise 500 uses factors such as growth, financial strength and system size to create the list of the least expensive franchises to open.