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The Federal Trade Commission Strives to Helps People Evaluate Bizopps with Its Business Opportunity Rule
In order to help people avoid undesirable investments, the Federal Trade Commission has a Business Opportunity Rule, which requires a disclosure document similar to what the FDD is to franchises.
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