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The Change Chain

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Did Santa leave you some extra cash in your stocking? If you've been toying around with the idea of dropping your nine to five and starting your own business, you might want to consider looking into purchasing your own franchise. The best part about this option is that you don't have to build a better mousetrap because somebody has already done it for you and even laid out the cheese.

Depending on your operating style, you can pick and choose from thousands of different businesses that range from providing step by step instructions, to practically handing over the keys and the neon sign.

If you're intrigued, the latest issue of Entrepreneur magazine is a great place to start. They've got tips on how to choose a business as well as trends for the upcoming year. The editors have also put together a list of the top ten franchises for 2009 that includes some old time favorites as well as some new surprises:

10. Papa Johns
9. Circle K
8. The UPS Store
7.Pizza Hut
6. Ace Hardware
5.Intercontinental Hotels Group
4. Sonic Drive-in
3. Liberty Tax Service
2. McDonald's
1. Subway

Those are only a few of the options out there. Basically, if you can dream it, you can franchise it. Would you consider using this option to start your own business? -Joy Hepp

Posted: 12/24/08
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Mary5432

Great Mother is Real... I am Aisha Kun and i want to testify about Great Mother how she cured me of hiv aids. I was diagnosed of this disease some time ago and i was worried. when i was searching the internet looking for a cure, i came across some testimonies of Great Mother how she has helped a lot of people and i decided to contact her on her info and explained to her. She laughed and told me that she will help me and i was surprised. She sent me the cure and it was a spiritual holy oil and water which is more than a medicine. She directed me on how to take it and i did. I took the cure for 3 weeks and i went to the doctor for check up and to my greatest surprise the disease was no longer in my system. I am so glad and i want to thank Great Mother for helping me. Contact her now on her website ourgreatmother1.com   and her email is Greatmotherofsolutiontemple1@yahoo.com  you can also reach her on her whatsapp number  +17025514367. If you have any disease, she can help you. Contact her now