From the Better Business Bureau of Central East Texas:
Losing weight is one of the most common resolutions after enjoying tasty holiday treats. If you’re pledging to lose pounds this year by joining a gym, BBB recommends asking some questions before signing on the dotted line.
Each January, millions of consumers crowd into gyms armed with willpower and personal goals looking towards a healthier, active lifestyle. While it’s exciting to gear up towards a goal, consumers should treat this like any major purchases. BBB received over 7,000 complaints about health clubs across North America last year.
“Working out and getting healthy are fantastic goals regardless of the time of year”, said Mechele Agbayani Mills, President and CEO of BBB Serving Central East Texas. “Remember, however, those who ask the right questions can expect success both inside and outside the workout room.”
Five questions to ask the gym: