Franchise Research AZfranchises Directory – the resource for entrepreneurs to find and research franchise opportunities for sale from A to Z. American Association of Franchisees & Dealers – a national non-profit trade association representing the rights and interests of franchisees and independent dealers throughout the United States. American Franchisee Association – offers information on legal resources, FTC regulations and state law. Federal Trade Commission – a host of information available for consumers looking to purchase a franchise. Use the search box to find many useful documents. International Franchise Association – a membership organization of franchisors, franchisees and suppliers. This site provides members and guests with a one-stop shopping experience for franchise information.