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While Blink Fitness is still certainly well within the realm of cheap gyms, especially in New York, its Noho members will experience a price increase—from $20 to $25—starting next month. While that doesn't sound like much, it's already the most expensive location of the no-frills chain, and it's a 25% increase that adds up to an extra $60 per year. [Blink]