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Question regarding Franchising and MBA [#permalink] New post 18 Aug 2010, 07:41
Will having an MBA help secure a better SBA loan for a franchise as opposed to a B.S. in Business Management? I want to pursue franchising but am undecided whether I should invest in the MBA first. I have tons of work experience and will be graduating in the Fall. If anyone has any knowledge of this process your advice is greatly appreciated! Thanks in advance.
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Re: Question regarding Franchising and MBA [#permalink] New post 18 Aug 2010, 08:33
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In the current financial situation, I doubt an MBA will help (significantly at least).
I would not get an MBA just to get a loan - you will be spending a lot of money you could use elsewhere, so if anything, it will only hurt since you will have fewer assets and possibly student loans, thus reducing your financial position.
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Re: Question regarding Franchising and MBA [#permalink] New post 29 Aug 2010, 10:53
Thank you very much for the reply! Does anybody else have anything to add? Thanks so much in advance!
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