- 1 What are the requirements to join Planet Fitness?
- 2 Do I need a bank account for Planet Fitness?
- 3 Can you join Planet Fitness without a credit card?
- 4 Do they check ID at Planet Fitness?
- 5 Why did Planet Fitness charge me $40?
- 6 Does Planet Fitness actually use the lunk alarm?
- 7 Can you pay Planet Fitness in cash?
- 8 Does Planet Fitness take money out your account?
- 9 What happens if you don’t pay Planet Fitness?
- 10 Can I pay Planet Fitness with a credit card?
- 11 Is there a fee to cancel Planet Fitness?
- 12 Can $10 Planet Fitness members bring guests?
- 13 Can my friend use my Planet Fitness card?
- 14 Can you lie about your age at Planet Fitness?
What are the requirements to join Planet Fitness?
Members between the ages of 13 and 15 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian when they work out. Members who are 16 or 17 years old must have a signed waiver from a parent or guardian on file.
Do I need a bank account for Planet Fitness?
Why do you need my checking account for a membership? The method in which members are able to pay for their monthly membership varies by location, but many Planet Fitness clubs accept payment through checking accounts only.
Can you join Planet Fitness without a credit card?
We require an Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) through checking accounts for your convenience: This allows us to be able to continue your membership without interruption or the hassle of updating your payment information if your credit cards are lost/stolen, invalid or expired.
Do they check ID at Planet Fitness?
You cannot. When you sign up they take your picture. Every time you step in PF you have to show your little badge and they scan it. Your picture pops up on their screen to verify that it’s you.
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!
Does Planet Fitness actually use the lunk alarm?
They use it to try and deter serious or heavy lifters from using Planet Fitness, as Planet Fitness ‘ image is built around the casual gym -goer (who may or may not even use their facility). The lunk alarm, a loud siren, is used by a national fitness chain to discourage unwanted behavior.
Can you pay Planet Fitness in cash?
You will need to check with your location. Each location is an individually owned franchise so there may be slightly different policies in place. Occasionally I have seen special where you can buy a one year membership and could pay cash. Traditional membership will usually need an EFT draft.
Does Planet Fitness take money out your account?
If you want a membership with Planet Fitness, you must allow them to deduct the monthly and annual fees directly from your checking account.
What happens if 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. If you have the white card it is free to cancel.
Can I pay Planet Fitness with a credit card?
Our policy requires a valid checking account for automatic monthly drafts, which is the only membership type we offer. We do not accept cash in our facilities, however we do accept all major debit/ credit cards at point of sale (including initial membership start-up fees).
Is there a fee to cancel Planet Fitness?
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.
Can $10 Planet Fitness members bring guests?
Planet Fitness offers affordable gym membership for as low as $10 a month, depending on the location of the gym. Additionally, the Black Card membership also allows you to bring a guest to Planet Fitness for free. Sweet!
Can my friend use my Planet Fitness card?
No, they can ‘t. Your membership card can ‘t be used by anyone else. If you want to get an overview of how Planet Fitness works and if it can fit your need, you can visit a Planet Fitness facility using a guest pass.
Can you lie about your age at Planet Fitness?
Planet Fitness does not accept members under the age of 13 and does not knowingly collect information from anyone under the age of 13.