Many gyms require a written declaration in writing that you plan to quit. To create this article, 10 people, some anonymous, worked to edit and improve it over time. Request that they send a notice of cancellation in writing, as well as provide a follow-up phone call to you to confirm your membership is cancelled. Never attempt to cancel over the phone or by email — your membership will not be cancelled. I will cancel your membership. After getting the run around I ended up changing my debit card number so I wouldn't be charged. Comments have not been reviewed or approved by any advertiser, nor are they reviewed, approved, or endorsed by our partners.
You want me to come in so you can harass me about keeping my membership or tranferring it to another gym? For instance, years ago I was living in New Jersey for a 3 month period of time, and thought that I would join Workout World, one of the larger gyms in the area. Usually, for a monthly contract, you must cancel before the 10th of the month, as you are generally billed on the 17th, and the company needs time to process your request. Calling the better business on this company!!! Keep in mind that you still need to cancel by the 10th of the month to not get charged for that month. I explained to the girl every time that I wanted to cancel and I was still waiting for the forms to be faxed. The young man was to busy talking to his co-worker. They'll deactivate the old number while attaching a new number to the same account. Yup, many gyms around the world — and even many of the otherwise good ones — thrive on locking you in and practically throwing away the key, leaving your credit card to be billed monthly until the end of time.
This article has also been viewed 1,390,767 times. I always keep the names of who i spoke with on the phone. One had surgery for 17 stiches latter and another spot frozen recently and other health issues I cannot continue to go now. Is this really the way it works? Arguably the most efficient way to get in shape is by carrying out fitness gym workout routines for all women that exercising the entire body. However, it is possible to do it so long as you have some patience and are willing to jump through a few contractual hoops. If you click on it you will see a pdf of your contract. Let us know about your gym cancellation experiences in the comments below.
Cancelling your Planet Fitness membership appears to be a bit of a mystery. If all they do is cheat there customers. To whom it may concern: Cancellation of membership no. Get your gym fees waived. By using a credit card you are entitled to using their support.
The membership will be cancelled, but you will pay one additional month. Alternatively, send a certified letter. Make sure it is in accordance with the contract's specifications. I refuse to pay it but they will send your account to collections if you do not cancel properly. I still went ahead and cancelled it it made me angry and I will not be joining them again ever this is my first and last.
On Monday morning I am going to the bank. I am not a germophobe but I will not go back to that gym unless something changes. I read it before I joined and did not find that information. I joined planet fitness once before and there were not yearly contracts it was month to month and i could cancel at anytime. I am seriously concerned for other people he may chase down in a parking lot. Sadly, when push comes to shove, it is often far too difficult to get out of these monthly agreements.
That is, establish that you will have no Planet Fitness gyms within 25 miles 40 km of your new address. Telling me that I owe them money when they put the fee on my credit card every month!! Planet Fitness contracts are too ambigious to enforce. What kind of bull shit is that and then he blamed me for everything. Trying to cancel this membership for my daughter and myself. Park West i sign up on line no where on any of the docuements i have or while i was signing up i had to wait 24 to 48 hours before i can use or even tour the gym. Start slamming and throwing weights, yell push it, pushi it harder to everyone you see and start doing planks on the desk. It is all explained when you sign up so if you dont listen and sign up and get mad later that doesnt make sense.
This is where you will find out how to cancel. I was thinking after the year was up they would stop charging my account, but they did not now I have to go into the location and cancel the membership and they will still charge me for another month. Since then, they have continued to deduct their monthly charges. I simply ignored and continued my workout. After that insightful conversation and total lack of any empathy I decided to come home and look at the cancelation process… It looks like they are real gems across the board.
I was asked if I knew my membership number. Ask your employer to write a relocation letter, and make sure to map out the distance before specifying where you will be moving. I spoke to the manager of my Planet Fitness in June of 2013. She stated that they attempted to take the money out on the June 2nd and were unable to, so they decided to try again on the 10th and the 17th all without contacting me. Just send a certified letter that you want to cancel and you should be fine. Comments may be held for moderation and will be published according to our Comments are the opinions of their authors; they do not represent the views or opinions of Money Under 30. It should be called Planet ripp off.
My husband , who had recently had a stroke was with me and had gotten in the car. I advise whoever is reading to look for another gym. They said they would take it on the 17th of the month. Dont sit around and cry, do something… I am. My membership is paid until 2017. Like many professional gyms, Planet Fitness does not make cancelling your membership easy. Before you get that route, you can ask your credit card company to stop your charge.