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How to cancel your membership with Cardinal Fitness

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Cardinal Fitness is a gym and fitness center chain that operates four locations in the Chicago metro area. The gym focuses on being affordable, local and convenient for members. The membership may have worked well while you had it, but you’re moving out of the area or you’ve reached your fitness goals and taking a break for some time. Either way, the cancellation details are below.

To get started on cancelling your Cardinal Fitness account, you will need:

  • Address of your Cardinal Fitness location
  • Account number
  • Full name(s) on file
  • Address on file
  • Email on file
  • Reason for cancellation
  • Last 4 digits of the subscriber’s social security number
  • Last 4 digits of the subscriber’s driver’s license
  • Date of birth

Steps to Cancel

  1. Write a letter that includes the date, your name, identifying information like date of birth, driver’s license number, and the last four digits of account being billed. Make sure to include your billing address on the letter as well. Also include the address of the gym location where you signed up for membership, your signature, the date and membership number and client’s name. Explicitly state your desire to cancel and request that it be done effective immediately. If you are still within your contract (less than a year, or not month to month) you may need to show proof of a move or injury. Some gyms may allow a buyout of the contract. It is advised to call your gym ahead of time so that you know the terms of the agreement.
  1. Get address of location where contract was signed and send cancellation letter, via certified mail return receipt requested, to this location.
  1. Call the gym in question a week or two later to confirm that the membership was cancelled.

Insider Tip

Follow up with the gym, and keep an eye on your account statements to confirm no future billings take place.

Please note

A 30-day written notice is required to end the membership. You are still responsible for any charges that occur within the 30 days after your notice to cancel.

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How to cancel your Life Time Fitness membership

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Life Time Fitness is a health club that offers traditional exercise and health services, as well as childcare centers, cafes and spas. The company focuses on creating a “resort-like setting” for each club atmosphere, and has 112 locations in the United States and Canada, with most locations in the U.S.

To get started on cancelling your Life Time Fitness account, you will need:

  • Life Time Fitness account/member number
  • Address of your Life Time Fitness location
  • Full name on file
  • Your address on file
  • Reason for Cancellation
  • Your date of birth (for account verification)
  • Last 4 digits of your driver’s license (for account verification)
  • Last 4 digits of billing account (for account verification)
  • User name and password (If registered for online access)
  • Know whether your billing done through a third party such as ABC Financial

Steps to Cancel

  1. Send cancellation letter via certified mail (return receipt requested) to the center where membership was established. Your cancellation letter must include:
  • Membership number
  • Full name and date of birth of all members
  • Address of gym location where membership was obtained
  • Date (timestamp of your request to cancel)
  • Request to cancel

Send your letter to the corporate office:

Life Time Fitness
2901 Corporate Place
Chanhassen, MN 55317

Insider Tip

You may cancel your contract in the event of a move or injury but you will need documentation.

Please note

Life Time Fitness does not accept termination requests by phone, email, fax or online.

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How to cancel your Lady of America membership

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Lady of America is a gym and fitness center that is exclusively for women, and operates locations across the United States. The chain focuses on cardio and strength training, and offers childcare. You may have enjoyed your tenure at this gym greatly, but it’s time to cancel for some reason. For instructions, see below.

To get started on cancelling your Lady of America account, you will need:

  • First and last name of member
  • Your phone number
  • Member ID number
  • If sending a letter to cancel, it needs to be dated and include the above info.

Steps to Cancel

Please note: Each Lady of America handles their cancellations differently. You will need to contact your gym to confirm what is required.

Many Lady of America gym’s cancellations are handled through NationalFitness. Go to NationalFitness.com and click “member info,” then “online request.” Complete the form and include the date and request to cancel effective immediately.

You must know your 10-digit member number. (The first four digits are the location number and the last six digits are the member number.) If you do not have 10-digit member number call 800-658-7727 and give them your phone number. They will look up and give you the member number.

Most of the time, if your contract is past the yearly date, then you can give a 30-day notice of request to cancel either by fax, online form, or post. If your Lady of America gym bills through National Fitness, the contact numbers are:

Fax: 801 825 3636

Address: PO Box 497, Layton, UT 84040

Insider Tip

If your contract is still in effect (less than a year old) then you may be eligible for a contract buyout, contact your gym location for details. If you have an injury, you may cancel your contract early by filling out a proof of disability form, located in “member info” at nationalfitness.com.

Please note

Each Lady of America handles their cancellations differently. You will need to contact your gym to confirm what is required.

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How to cancel your Crunch Fitness membership

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Crunch Fitness is a gym and fitness center that started in 1989 in a basement in New York City. Now, the chain operates locations across the continental United States and a location in Puerto Rico. The theme of the gym is “No judgments,” to make all members feel comfortable. If you are moving to an area out of the Crunch Fitness reach, or if you need to cancel your membership for any other reason, see our instructions below.

To get started on cancelling your Crunch Fitness account, you will need:

  • Address of your Crunch Fitness location
  • Member number with Crunch Fitness
  • Reason for cancellation
  • Your full name on file with Crunch Fitness
  • Your address on file with Crunch Fitness (including zip code)
  • Your email on file with Crunch Fitness
  • Last 4 digits of your driver’s license
  • Date of birth for all members
  • Last 4 digits of account billed by Crunch Fitness
  • User name and password (if registered for online access)

Steps to Cancel

There are two ways of cancelling your membership with Crunch Fitness: in person, or by certified letter. If you choose to cancel in person, you must (1) complete a cancellation request form at a Crunch club location at least 30 days prior to the cancellation date; (2) pay the next scheduled monthly dues payment (3) relinquish his or her membership card; and (4) pay in full any unpaid dues or indebtedness incurred prior to the cancellation date. If you choose to send a letter, you must send a certified letter to gym address of the location the membership is under. The letter must explicitly request that your account be cancelled. In the letter, include:

  • Member number
  • Name
  • Billing address
  • Address of your Crunch Fitness location
  • Your signature
  • Three pieces of identifying information: The last 4 digits of your driver’s license; the last 4 digits of the account being billed; and your date of birth.
  • The date
  • The membership number

If your Crunch Fitness location uses the billing company ABC Financial, you will need to fax the same letter to them at 501-992-0802.

Insider Tip

For a quicker response, include your email address in the cancellation letter. Follow up with the gym location to confirm that the account has been cancelled.

Please note

If you cancel your membership before your contract ends, you will need to pay an administrative fee of $25 or more, plus another charge of $175.

To cancel a membership after your contract ends, you must (1) complete a cancellation request form at a club location at least 30 days before the cancellation date; (2) pay the next scheduled month’s dues (3) return your membership card; and (4) pay all charges that apply before the cancellation date. 

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How to cancel your membership with Urban Active Fitness

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LA Fitness acquired all Urban Active Fitness clubs effective October 26, 2012. LA Fitness still honors the memberships for the former gym, but when cancelling an account, you must work with LA Fitness.

To get started on cancelling your Urban Active Fitness account, you will need your:

  • LA Fitness bar code number or Urban Active member ID
  • Address of your LA Fitness/Urban Active location
  • Reason for cancellation
  • Your address on file with the gym
  • Your email on file with the gym
  • Your date of birth

Steps to cancel
The best way to cancel this membership is to call the LA Fitness corporate office at 949-255-7200. Let the representative know the account was originally an Urban Active account. The representative will ask you for basic account information, such as your bar code number, address of club location, reason for cancellation, your date of birth, and your email on file with the gym.

Insider Tip
Be sure to let them know the account was originally an Urban Active Fitness location.

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How to cancel your membership with Rush Fitness

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Rush Fitness, or Rush 24/7, is a gym membership/fitness center with 23 locations spread across the southern United States, in Tennessee, North Carolina, Georgia, and South Carolina. The gym chain focuses on making healthy living and exercise into fun experiences. However, if you’re moving out of the service area or need to cancel for another reason, we have provided the steps below.

To get started on cancelling your Rush Fitness account, you will need your:

  • Account number with Rush Fitness
  • Address of your Rush Fitness Center
  • Address on file with Rush Fitness (including zip code)
  • Date of birth (for account verification purposes)

Steps to cancel
Email your cancellation request including account number, address of your Rush Fitness, home address on file with Rush Fitness and your date of birth. Request immediate cancellation and a reply email confirmation of your cancellation. Send your email to members@therush247.com, or fax the company at 865-381-0568.

Insider Tip
Always call to confirm your cancellation.

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How to cancel your membership with Work Out World

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Work Out World is a gym membership.

To get started on cancelling your Work Out World account, you will need your:

  • Address of your Work Out World location
  • Account number with Work Out World
  • Key card number with Work Out World
  • Reason for cancellation
  • Full name on file with Work Out World
  • Your address on file with Work Out World (including zip code)

Steps to cancel
Email memberservices@abcfinancial.com. This is the company that handles Work Out World’s financials. Include your agreement number, name, address, and a statement saying you want to cancel.

In about a week, you will get an email confirming cancellation. It takes a little while to process, so if you are moving, start some time beforehand.

Insider Tip
Blast Fitness and Work Out World are the same company. They do their billing through ABC Financial.