Pronto Insurance

  • Pronto Insurance LLC
805 Media Luna Rd., # 400
Brownsville, TX 78520
  • (855) 687-7088 / (956) 574-7088
  • (956) 574-9076 (Fax)

Pronto Insurance is an insurance and financial service provider based in south Texas. Founded in 1997, Pronto developed a unique approach to the insurance business and has been revolutionizing the industry ever since. Through aggressive marketing, brand awareness, and highly competitive pricing, Pronto has quickly become an industry leader in Texas and now has the strength of over 130 branded agencies throughout the state. Personal property and liability insurance is a multi-billion dollar industry in Texas and the demand for affordable products has never been greater. Pronto offers a unique retail approach to our consumers, who need reasonably priced insurance and financial products. Pronto prides itself in providing fast and efficient service. Our slogan "Pronto, It's our name and our promise"™ speaks for itself. As a Pronto Franchise owner, you will have the power of our brand and the expertise to guide you along the way.

Franchisor Background

Year Established: 1997

Franchising Since: 2009

Operating Units

Franchised Units 36 26.3%
Company-Owned Units 101 73.7%
Total Operating Units 137 100%

Geographic Distribution

USA 137 100.0% In 1 States
Canada 0 0.0% In 0 Provinces
International 0 0.0% In 0 Foreign Countries
Total 137 100%

Multi-Unit Operators

Multi-Unit Operators 7
Franchises Owned by Multi-Unit Operators 21

North American Unit Density

Density Units
Texas 137

Registered in the following Registration States

(not registered in any registration states)

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Support and Training

General Information

IFA Member Yes
CFA Member No
Franchisee Association? Yes, is a member
Size of Corporate Staff 500
Site Selection
Assistance
Yes
Lease Negotiation Assistance Yes
Financial Assistance Yes, Indirect

Marketing Support

Co-Op Advertising Yes
National Advertising No
Regional Advertising Yes
Local Advertising Yes
Marketing Materials Ad Slicks, Brochures, Direct Mailers, Promotional Items, Radio Ads, Site Signs, Television Ads
Additional Services: Marketing Research, Newsletter, Sales Strategies
Other Marketing Support Television, Sports Events, Outdoor Billboards, Grand Opening, Community Events, Neighborhood Marketing, Social Media

Ongoing Support

Central Data Processing Included
Central Purchasing Included
Field Operation Evaluation Included
Field Training Included
Initial Store Opening Included
Inventory Control N/A
Franchisee Newsletter Included
Regional or National Meetings Included
800 Telephone Hotline Included

Training

Brownsville, TX 3 Weeks OR
Various locations throughout Texas 2 Weeks
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Financial Requirements

Investment

Minimum Net Worth $200K
Cash Investment $50-60K
Total Investment $60-100K
Average Total Investment $80K

Fees

Initial Franchise Fee $15-25K
Average Franchise Fee $20K
On-Going Royalty 0%
Average Royalty 0%
Advertising Fee $500 or 1% of sales

Site Information and Requirements

Average Number of Full-Time Employees 2-3
Average Number of Part-Time Employees 0
Space Needs (in square feet) 800-1,200
Preferred Site Types Free Standing Building, Strip Center
Other Site Types Allowed End caps on Strip Centers
Encourages Conversions Yes
Item 19 (Earnings Claim) Provided? Yes
Listed in the SBA Registry? Yes
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Franchisee Qualifications

Financial Net Worth 3
General Business Experience 4
Specific Industry Experience 1
Formal Education 2
Psychological Profile 4
Personal Interviews 5
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Terms of Contract

Term of Initial Contract 5
Term of Renewal Period 5
Passive Ownership? Allowed, but discouraged
Area Development
Agreements?
Yes, for 5 years
Sub-Franchisor
Contracts?
No
Franchisees Allowed to Expand Within Territory? Yes
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Expansion Plans

Projected New Units Over Next 12 Months 30
USA Yes
Canada No
Overseas No
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