Question: Does Planet Fitness Waive Annual Fee?

Why did Planet Fitness charge me $39?

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..

Can Planet Fitness mess up your credit?

You join a gym to get fit, but membership contracts and unexpected bills can potentially leave your credit score in bad shape. Fitness clubs may send your account to collections if you miss payments, turning misunderstandings into recurring problems and frequent reports to credit bureaus.

How is Planet Fitness so cheap?

The simple answer is that they sign up loads of people and many of those people quit coming much after a few visits. The price is low so those people keep their memberships rather than quit and face the truth about their shortage of drive. The PF service is great so membership is a bargain for people who keep going.

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?

How often does Planet Fitness charge annual fee?

once per yearAnnual fees are billed to a member once per year. Your annual fee billing date is dependent on your join date and membership type. A staff member at your club can help you determine when your annual fee date is.

How do I get my Planet Fitness startup fee waived?

After a blood-pumping workout, members can relax and soak up a golden glow with unlimited tanning. 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 negotiate with Planet Fitness?

Luckily, gym contracts are absolutely negotiable. “Based on my research of gyms and my own experience negotiating with LA Fitness and Planet Fitness, it’s more than possible to bargain for a lower rate or sign-up bonus with a new gym,” says J.R. Duren, a personal finance journalist at Highya.com.

What happens when you don’t pay Planet Fitness?

If you have an outstanding balance you will have to pay that first. It has to be cancelled at your home gym. If you have the black card you may have to pay a buyout fee for the 12 month contract, depending when you signed up for your membership.

Can I rejoin Planet Fitness?

If it’s been less than 30 days since you cancelled, you just walk into the gym and tell them you want to reinstate your membership. If it’s been more than 30 day, you have to sign up all over again as a new member and pay the start up fee.

How long does it take to cancel Planet Fitness membership?

Having to give 30 days notice and fees for early cancellation are common with gyms. In fact, if you don’t cancel your membership correctly, you may have to pay your contract out in total.

How do I avoid Planet Fitness annual fee?

There are only two ways to cancel a subscription with Planet Fitness, either through a certified letter or by visiting the club in person.

Can I freeze my 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.

How much does it cost to cancel Planet Fitness?

The cancelation fee depends on the membership you have. Those that have a 12-month commitment and haven’t finished their first year will have to pay $58. On the other hand, there is no cancelation fee for those who have been a member for more than a year or those who signed up for a no-commitment membership.

Why are gym memberships so hard to cancel?

The people who lack motivation and don’t go to the gym to make use of their membership also tend to lack the motivation to jump through all those hoops to cancel the gym membership. The result is lots of people who have memberships they don’t use and don’t cancel making lots of money for the gyms.

Can you bring 2 guests to Planet Fitness?

If you bump up the “black card” membership, you have a few advantages: 1) you can go to any Planet Fitness in the country to work out, 2) you can bring one guest with you each time you are there, and 3) you have access to the tanning beds and massage chairs/beds.

Can I cancel my Planet Fitness membership for free?

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.

Is PF Black Card worth it?

I think the black card is worth it because you get $1 bottles of water (adds up over time), and access to the sauna/spa rooms. That alone makes it worth it. Most of them have very nice massage chairs which are actually really good for working out sore muscles and backs after working out.