Why should it matter to you? Do you really care if you get some FREE help from a local franchise specialist, or not? I think it does. Correction. I know it matters.
I recently wrote about the importance of using resources that know your area.
Read my post, AND watch a 3 minute video. Here
Read my post from last year. This one deals with the 10 questions you should ask a franchise consultant-broker, before you decide to use their services. Here