Somehow, Curcio was able to maintain some semblance of a normal life. After graduating from college, he married his high school girlfriend Emily, and went on to father two daughters. He also set up a property company, and began to earn good money buying and selling houses.
Sadly, more disaster was just around the corner. In 2008, the financial crisis hit, and Curcio found himself saddled with a portfolio of worthless assets. Still battling an addiction to drugs, he needed money in order to maintain his habit.