Get Your Shit Together

What Matters Most. Because hoping for the best is not a plan.

Get Your Shit Together

Founded by Chanel Reynolds
Author of What Matters Most
Co-founder of GYST.com

Preparing for life’s what-ifs

Get Your Shit Together provides no-bullshit and zero-platitudes information and options to help you get your most important life stuff done.

Getting the basic details and documents done that you and your family need – like wills and estate plans, end of life wishes, finances and insurance policies – is easier than you think. Chanel Reynolds has helped millions of people for nearly a decade learn where to start, what’s important, and how to get it done.

Hoping for the best is not a plan. Let’s get started.


In her new book What Matters Most, Chanel Reynolds, founder of Get Your Shit Together, tells readers everything they need to know to prepare for when life goes sideways.

On July 17, 2009, Chanel Reynolds ‘got the call’ we all fear: her young, athletic husband, José, had been struck by a van while cycling. One week later she removed him from medical support and drove home to tell their five-year old son. In the wake of his sudden death, Reynolds realized that she was completely unprepared for what came next.

Simply put, she quickly learned she did not have her shit together—and when it comes to preparing for life’s eventualities or “what ifs,” it turns out that most of us don’t, either. Read more...