I’m already divorced, what now?

Did you have a FIRE plan before the Big D or have one now?

Yes, I had a plan:

Sorry about the divorce, hope you are already in or headed to a better place. The first goals for you is to figure out what your path forward looks like and see if you need\want to course correct to still achieve your goals.

Most likely a significant portion of your shared net worth transferred to your former spouse. Based on where you are at now, you need to update your plan.

No, I had no FIRE plan:

Sorry about the divorce, hope you are already in or headed to a better place. You’ve got a great opportunity to start your FIRE journey without any past baggage. Here’s the first spot to stop and read (on first read, he might seem a bit extreme, just get the concepts and you can find your own route): http://www.mrmoneymustache.com/2012/01/13/the-shockingly-simple-math-behind-early-retirement/

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