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of full-time workers in the United States are living paycheck-to-paycheck

Welcome to Just Getting By. Whether you are struggling financially or empathize with the many others who are, we invite you to join the movement and help change the way people talk about and manage their finances.


The JGB  movement’s mission is to use empathy to empower the financially vulnerable and to raise awareness surrounding the shame and destitution of individuals across the United States. Just Getting By also exists as a roadmap to financial education, guiding consumers to the tools and resources to help them get back on track.


You can make a difference. Here are two easy ways to become part of the movement:




Share one of the many JGB stories with 5 friends on social media using #justgettingby

Tell your own story. Either contact us or share on social media using #justgettingby

If any of the JGB stories resonate with you and you don’t know where to go or what to do, we also highly encourage you to visit our resources page, where we’ve provided links to videos, articles and financial service providers to help get you

back on track.

Join us in our efforts to raise awareness surrounding financial hardship by signing up below. We will send you monthly updates about the JGB project and include new stories for you to share with others. All your information will be kept confidential. 

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