Per ABC News , in a collaborative effort between the guaranteed income pilot program Just Income GNV and Mayors for a Guaranteed Income (MGI), selected formerly incarcerated Gainesville residents to receive $1,000 in January, followed by $600 each month for a year. Is there a Catch?
While the funding is no-strings-attached, recipient spending is monitored for research purposes. Steady is the technology firm and app that helps distribute money to recipients. They claim to track recipients’ spending as part of their own research and to advocate for its practical usefulness.
Adam Roseman, Steady’s CEO and co-founder denounced stereotypes that low-income […]