It’s not that scary from down here.

Our articles are to help guide those who are lost and don’t know how to get back to the life they want to live.


Lisa RobertsonJan 31, 20246 min read

Latest News: January 2024 Financial Update

Governor Hochul introduces legislation to protect New Yorkers from “bad actors” and medical debt; New report highlights significant issues with student loan repayment after an unprecedented 3 year period Parachute Credit Counseling Offers FREE Assistance and Counseling Parachute Credit Counseling,…

Libby MorsheimerJan 17, 20244 min read

Ways to Reduce Debt

Reducing debt can be a challenging task, but it is definitely achievable with the right mindset and strategies. Here are some effective ways to reduce debt: Create a budget and track your spending: The first step to reducing debt is…

Libby MorsheimerJan 3, 20245 min read

Post-Holiday Budget Hacks for the New Year; It’s Never Too Early!  

Post-holiday budget planning is the process of getting your finances back on track after the holiday season. This can be a challenge, especially if you overspent. But, by taking some simple steps, you can get back on the right track…

Lisa RobertsonDec 20, 20233 min read

We’re Hiring a Financial Wellness Specialist!

We are excited to announce an opportunity to join the Parachute Team as a Financial Wellness Specialist. Please spread the word! A Financial Wellness Specialist’s primary responsibility is to conduct counseling sessions with individuals and families regarding budgeting, debt and…

Libby MorsheimerNov 30, 20233 min read

15 Universal Truths About Money

Here are 15 universal truths about money. Recognizing them will help you better understand the role that money plays in your life and how to best handle money to achieve your financial goals and attain financial security. Money is a…