The author here (a self-proclaimed pyromaniac) makes a very important observation as it relates to the popular Financial Independence, Retire Early (FIRE) movement: “It is usually easier to start a fire than put one out.”
Any time you make a decision amongst many different choices, chances are, you might experience some anxiety.
Humans are imperfect. We make mistakes, miss the mark, and often, let emotions get the best of us. This happens in our financial life too, but rest assured, it’s all part of the process.