Is Planet Fitness Really No Commitment?

Why is it so hard to cancel a gym membership?

“Gyms are notoriously hard to quit, because most clubs do not want to allow the member to cancel their contract once they realize the hard work and commitment involved in becoming fit,” New York City attorney David Reischer recently told the Washington Post..

Can I cancel my Planet Fitness membership?

You can fill out a cancellation form at the front desk of your home club, or send a letter (preferably via certified mail) to your club requesting cancellation. Memberships can’t, unfortunately, be cancelled by email or phone.

How can I get out of my Planet Fitness contract without paying?

Visit the nearest Planet Fitness facility. Ask the front desk staff to provide you with a membership cancelation form. Complete the form and ask the staff to send you an email once your membership is canceled.

How much is the Planet Fitness annual fee?

The annual membership fee is $39 a year. Even once you account for the annual fee and signup fee, the Planet Fitness is affordable. If you choose a $10 membership, pay a $29 sign-up fee and a $39 annual fee, your first-year cost is $188 – just $15.66 per month.

Why does Planet Fitness keep charging me?

According to Planet Fitness’ FAQ page on its website, in order to have access to the gym facilities, there is an annual charge of $39 that “goes towards club maintenance and upkeep.” This fee is due once a year and for a lot of people, that time of the year happened July 1, 2020.

Is Planet Fitness still charging me?

For all locations that are currently closed, we have proactively frozen all memberships on your behalf. You will not be charged any fees until your club reopens. How do I transfer my membership to a different Planet Fitness club?

Can you freeze your Planet Fitness membership?

Yes, for up to 3 months. You have to go into your home gym (where you signed up) and do it in person. This is because you have to sign documentation saying that you are freezing your membership but the annual fee (if due within those 3 months) will still be charged.

Why is Planet Fitness so bad?

Planet Fitness creates a bad environment for those who are very serious about their training. They often don’t have proper equipment for strength training, such as squat racks, and they discourage deadlifting with any appreciable weight.

Is PF Black Card worth it?

The Black Card membership is perfect for those who want full unlimited access to what Planet Fitness has to offer. Planet Fitness is open 24/7 so you can work out whatever time you want, whenever you want. Now there is no excuse to go to the gym! You get to go whenever it is convenient for you.

Is it hard to quit Planet Fitness?

Basically, canceling a Planet Fitness memebership is not hard at all, and you can call their toll-free customer service number if any issues of questions. Depends on your membership. If you signed up for a membership with a 12 mo commitment and are still within the first year, you have a $58 cancellation fee.

Why did Planet Fitness charge me $40?

The $40 fee that you pay mid-way through your membership is your annual fee which goes towards new equipment and repairs!

Can Planet Fitness waive annual fee?

An annual fee applies only to CLASSIC corporate memberships. For PF BLACK CARD® corporate members, the annual fee is waived. … When the 30 days are over, if Groupon holders decide to join, Planet Fitness will waive the $99 enrollment fee for new members.

Can you just walk into Planet Fitness?

Members are allowed to bring a guest but this is not a reliable way to work out as their is a limit of how many times per month they can bring the guest. They do not have a “day rate” so you could just go in from day to day and pay a fee. Yes, you can workout at planet fitness without being a member.

What is the annual fee for Planet Fitness black card?

a $39 annual feeThere are a few different membership options at Planet Fitness. A Black Card member pays a $1 start up fee, a $39 annual fee and a $22.99 monthly fee. While that will run you $315.88 a year, it comes with a few enticing benefits.