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Adventures in Advertising franchise financing options

Compare costs, fees and where to get financing for a Adventures in Advertising.

Editor's choice: OnDeck business lines of credit

  • Business loan amounts up to $250k
  • Repayment terms up to 18 months
  • $100k in annual revenue required
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Overall costs for Adventures in Advertising run anywhere from $39,200 to $77,500. See how the costs break down and what funding options might be right for your new venture into the franchise foray.

Estimated initial costs

Our cost estimates are accurate as of 2021 from Franchise Direct and include opening fees and expenses only. The location you choose for your Adventures in Advertising franchise may result in higher or lower fees.

Franchise fees

Adventures in Advertising franchise fees total around $30,000, which beats out the $37,000 average for the 200 largest franchises nationwide.
Franchise Cost
Initial franchise fee $30,000 to $30,000
Estimated total $30,000 to $30,000

Equipment fees

Equipment fees total $3,100 for Adventures in Advertising. This is less than the $180,023 average for the top 200 franchises.
Equipment Cost
Furniture, computer equipment, stationery and supplies $1,200 to $5,000
Estimated total $1,200 to $5,000

Training fees

Adventures in Advertising initial training costs total $3,000, which comes in under the nationwide average of $9,788.
Training Cost
Training expenses, including hotel, airfare and food $1,000 to $5,000
Estimated total $1,000 to $5,000

Marketing costs

Advertisement and marketing costs total up to $8,750 for Adventures in Advertising, beating out the nationwide average of $9,938.
Marketing Cost
Dual branding programs $0 to $17,500
Estimated total $0 to $17,500

Other expenses

Miscellaneous expenses for Adventures in Advertising total $13,500 — less than the nationwide average of $69,970.
Other Cost
Miscellaneous opening costs $1,000 to $5,000
Three months' additional funds $6,000 to $15,000
Estimated total $7,000 to $20,000
All costs were found using the 200 largest franchises nationwide using Franchise Direct's list of more than 300 franchises, and are accurate as of 2021.

How to finance

Since the estimated total for Adventures in Advertising is on the more costly side, we recommend following these steps to get fully financed:
  1. Go to the Adventures in Advertising franchising website and review its financial requirements, including cash-on-hand requirements.
  2. Reach out to Adventures in Advertising about in-house financing for franchisees.
  3. If in-house financing isn't available, look for online loans, bank loans and SBA loans to help meet the $58,350 estimated opening costs.
  4. Compare lenders based on amounts, interest rates and what types of personal and business credit history they accept.
  5. Once you settle on a lender, gather all required documents, including account statements and assets.
  6. Apply for financing online or in person as required by the lender.

What types of financing is available?

Consider one of the following options for covering a portion of the costs to open a Adventures in Advertising.
  • Online loan. For a turnaround that's faster than a bank, an online business loan could be the way to go. Credit requirements are often more flexible than those of traditional bank loans, too.
  • Credit card. Using a business credit card allows you to spend up to your preapproved limit. This means if extra expenses pop up, you can likely cover them without having to take out another type of financing.
  • Bank loan. If you have stronger credit — typically a score of 670 or higher — a traditional bank loan may get you a more favorable interest rate than a credit card or online loan.
  • SBA loan. Qualifying for an SBA loan is easier than a traditional bank loan, but it typically comes with fees and higher interest rates.
Also check if Adventures in Advertising franchise financing is available. You may be able to get some of the costs covered for less than you would with other traditional funding options.

Compare small business lenders

You may not need financing to cover the estimated $39,200. But if you need funds for other business ventures, select the loan amount, your time in business and revenue and your personal credit score to compare a selection of lenders.
Name Product Filter Values Min. Amount Max. Amount Requirements
Biz2Credit business loans
$25,000
$6,000,000
6+ months in business; $100,000+ monthly revenue; 500+ credit score
Get only the capital you need through secure, prescreened lenders with this highly rated company offering SBA, expansion, working capital and other loans.
OnDeck short-term loans
$5,000
$250,000
600+ personal credit score, 1 year in business, $100,000+ annual revenue, active business checking account
A leading online business lender offering flexible financing at competitive fixed rates.
Fora Financial business loans
$5,000
$500,000
6+ months in business, $12,000+ monthly revenue, no open bankruptcies
Get qualified for funding in minutes for up to $500,000 without affecting your credit score. Best for companies with at least six figures in annual revenue.
Lendio business loans
$500
$5,000,000
Operate business in US or Canada, have a business bank account, 560+ personal credit score
Submit one simple application to potentially get offers from a network of over 300 legit business lenders.
ROK Financial business loans
$10,000
$5,000,000
Eligibility criteria 3+ months in business, $15,000+ in monthly gross sales or $180,000+ in annual sales
A connection service for all types of businesses — even startups.
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How Adventures in Advertising stacks up

Compare how Adventures in Advertising holds up against two similarly sized franchises.
Soccer Shots Adventures in Advertising CMIT Solutions
Average Franchise fees $34,500 $30,000 $53,825
Average Equipment fees $1,000 $3,100 $1,635
Average Real estate fees NA NA NA
Average Training fees $1,500 $3,000 $3,100
Average Inventory fees $300 NA NA
Average Marketing fees NA $8,750 $13,075
Average Licenses and permits fees NA NA $1,025
Average Insurance fees NA NA NA
Average Admin fees $1,550 NA NA
Average Personnel fees NA NA $12,000
Average Other fees $4,042 $13,500 $25,000

Bottom line

Adventures in Advertising franchise costs run a total of $58,350. Before you decide to become a franchisee, compare the total costs against industry averages. And to learn more about financing read our guide to franchise financing.

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