George Bailey has spent his total life giving of himself to the individuals of Bedford Falls. He has all the time longed to journey however by no means had the chance with a view to forestall wealthy skinflint Mr. Potter from taking on your entire city. All that stops him from doing so is George’s modest constructing and mortgage firm, which was based by his beneficiant father. However on Christmas Eve, George’s Uncle Billy loses the enterprise’s $eight,000 whereas desiring to deposit it within the financial institution. Potter finds the misplaced cash, hides it from Billy, and George’s troubles start.