About the Process

Meeting with a JIFFI Staff Member?

Please bring to your meeting:

  • Government Issued Identification
  • 3 Recent Pay Stubs
  • 2 Recent Bank Statements
  • All Monthly Bills: rent, water, electricity, cell phone, etc.

How We Work


1. Fill out the application

Fill out the loan application prior to meeting with a JIFFI staff member so we can appropriately prepare to meet with you.

2. Wait for our call

We will contact you within 2 days to discuss which JIFFI services work for you.

3. Set up a loan decision meeting

Meet with a JIFFI staff member to determine the appropriate support for your needs. Please bring all appropriate materials to your meeting.

4. Let us assist you

Once our credit team has made a decision regarding whether to approve or deny the loan request, a JIFFI staff member will meet with you to distribute the loan or to discuss how we can provide you with other community support and resources.

5. Follow up with us

Meet regularly with a JIFFI staff member to discuss your financial situation, goals, and how we can assist you.