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Can an upaid, not under contract gym bill, be reported to my credit report.
Was a member of a gym, not under contract, paying month to month. Tried to cancel but kept getting the run around to come back next month, twice. So i blocked them from my account. Now collections calls saying i owe 3x the month amount and they will report it. Can they do this?

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Depends on the amount, and...

It also depends on whether or not it's worth it to the gym or to any collection agencies. Usually, anything less than $200 isn't really worth the bother, as they would spend more recovering the money than they would actually recover. 
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It also depends on how much of a $#@%& the gym is - they may do it just out of spite. 

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My advice would be to send them a certified letter stating everything you mentioned (plus as much proof as possible to back it up), then tell them in that same letter that you definitely do not want any part of their business, ever again. Then, bite the bullet and pay whatever that amount is. 

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If it's any consolation, you can take your story to any/all online review sites, which I find to be a bit cathartic (and as a bonus, may warn folks off, and perhaps even get said gym to try and play nice with you in order to remove the bad reviews.)

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