ABC Financial is the nation’s leading software and billing provider for the health and fitness industry. Its comprehensive services include payment processing and health club management tools, such as DataTrak, which allows gym owners and managers the ability to track and manage memberships, member and employee schedules, other human resource functions and inventory control.
Gym owners and operators face many unique challenges, including strong competition, changing consumer tastes, rising costs and a dynamic marketplace. Our finance group customizes solutions for operating companies, franchisees, franchisors and private equity firms. We offer 60 years of expertise and a full suite of solutions to help you succeed.
BciCapital Franchise Finance, a subsidiary of City National Bank of Florida, specializes in loan and real estate products offered nationwide. We offer competitive rates and terms for debt-refinance, acquisition, remodel, development and partner buyout loans. Let our experienced team help you build your future!
Whether you need financing for acquisitions, development and remodeling or require services such as M&A advisory and interest rate hedging, it is crucial to partner with a financial institution that understands the needs of franchise companies. Backed by the resources of BMO Financial Group, our franchise finance specialists will partner with you to create a strategic plan for your business needs both now and as you grow. To learn more about how we can help, visit bmoharris.com/franchisefinance.
Bridge Funding Group Inc., a BankUnited Company, helps multi-unit franchisees grow their business by financing new locations, re-equips and acquisitions of existing locations. We also provide refinancing, consolidation of existing debt and funding for partner buyouts. We have a large Planet Fitness® portfolio with an experienced team who prides themselves on providing the best service to meet the franchisee’s needs.
Citizens Bank is one of the nation’s leading lenders in the franchise finance segment. As the 13th largest U.S. bank (by assets), we also offer a full array of banking services. If you are an experienced multi-unit franchise owner looking to borrow from $5 million to over $500 million to grow, remodel or recapitalize your business, please contact us to hear how we help you accomplish your goals. Citizens Commercial Banking is a division of Providence, RI-based Citizens Financial Group (NYSE: CFG).
Fifth Third is a leading capital provider and strategic advisor to Planet Fitness franchisees. Fifth Third has led or co-led debt facilities totaling over $2.0 billion for Planet Fitness franchisees in over 15 transactions and our Investment Banking group has provided strategic advisory services to many of the system’s franchisees through their evolution. The Fifth Third team also has a strong relationship with and access to the franchisor and has been a strategic partner for many franchisees since their early days.
Firestone Financial, a Berkshire Bank company, is a nationwide finance company and an experienced Planet Fitness® lender. Firestone Financial offers acquisition financing including partner buyouts, 100 percent financing on new clubs, competitive rates, a dedicated team and credit lines. Firestone Financial understands what you need to grow your franchise. Firestone Financial, LLC is an affiliate of Berkshire Bank (Member FDIC).
Fitness Insurance provides coverage to nearly 250 Planet Fitness® locations, and we have specialized in health club coverage for more than 36 years. Our experience in the fitness industry is second to none. We know the risks you face, and we continually advise gym owners on minimizing these risks.
Hitachi Capital America offers equipment lease and loan structures to Planet Fitness® franchisees throughout the United States. We have the ability to include tenant improvements, working capital and deferred payments options. Our underwriting and documentation process is professional, simple, smooth and seamless.