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If you want to start your own business but are unsure where to begin, purchasing a franchise may be the best option. Many of the benefits of owning a franchise remain, but the owner is relieved of a number of difficulties and liabilities. Running a business is difficult to master, and franchising may be the perfect stepping stone to success.