RESTORATION 1 Franchise Deception: Gary Findley Doubles Down

Restoration 1 apparently paid an author to endorse its franchise opportunity as “amazing” and to add their promotional copy to

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LIME PAINTING Franchise Integrity Questioned

Lime Painting franchise CEO Nick Lopez put out a press release stating that he is “honored” that company was selected

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BIZCOM ASSOCIATES: Franchise PR Firm or Troll Farm?

It’s widely reported that the Russians set up “troll farms” to spread fake news and misinformation to create discord and

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UNITED FRANCHISE GROUP (UFG) Franchise Complaints

United Franchise Group is praised in both editions of Dr. John Hayes’ “12 Amazing Franchise Opportunities”  as a leading &

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Dr. John Hayes’ Franchises So Amazing They Fail

Dr. John Hayes endorsed a retail electronic cigarette (vaping) supplies franchise and named it one of the “12 Amazing Franchise

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Dr. John P. Hayes Franchise Books Pulled From Amazon

Under a firestorm of controversy prompted by an expose by UnhappyFranchisee.Com, 11 of the 18 franchise books authored by Dr.

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DICKEY’S BARBECUE Franchise Reveals Deceptive Pay-for-Praise Tactics

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Franchise Opportunity:  Is it AMAZING?  In his “best-selling” book “12 Amazing Franchise Opportunities for 2015,”   Dr. John

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FASTSIGNS Franchise Deception Seems, Well, Amazing. Comments?

FASTSIGNS and FASTSIGNS CEO Catherine Monson are invited to address our suspicions of deceptive, misleading, unethical, and potentially illegal franchise

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Dr. John Hayes’ Franchise Fraud School

Welcome to the UnhappyFranchisee.Com series entitled the Dr. John Hayes’ Franchise Fraud School & Pay-For-Praise Emporium! (UnhappyFranchisee.Com)  by the Pullitzer

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Dr. John Hayes’ Book Reviews Given an “F” for Fraudulent

Dr. John Haye’s latest book, “12 Amazing Franchise Opportunities – Second Edition,” has a 5-star rating on Amazon, with 16

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