Demystifying Financial Beliefs
There are plenty of falsehoods concerning wealth that necessitate an honest approach. Looking at these myths surrounding finances with a clear mind, common sense and open eyes sheds away all these misconceptions. They turn out to be false assumptions which stop most people from the kind of life that is filled with riches and happiness. To break free of this slavery to untruths and head towards financial freedom, you will have to drop such ridiculous notions.
Some believe that having a lot of money will make you a bad person. The truth is that money only serves to bring out your personality. When people acquire money, their true selves emerge. The selfish among us will display it for all to see. On the other hand, those who were used to sharing will continue with that habit.
There is also a popular one stating money is not everything. It tries to justify the belief that money doesn’t determine how you will live. It shows a great deal of denial in those who are poor. The quality of your life is determined by your wealth. The success of different aspects of your life depends on you having money.
The next myth which stipulates that money makes one spiritually deficient is not true. Money will only enable you to endeavor to change people’s lives for the better, and do what you believe God intended you do. It is the fact that most of the wealthiest people today are very spiritual. After acquiring wealth, you will automatically focus on attaining the higher goals in the pyramid of man’s needs and ambitions. Those who have a lot of money know it is an instrument for accomplishing much bigger goals.
A a common myth states that the rich worship their money. It turns out that those who do not have much of it are the ones who worship money. They will work tirelessly to earn it while sacrificing their health and family. The rich do not need to sacrifice themselves for the pursuit of finances, they instead dedicate themselves to worthy courses and personal talents.
Those who think acquiring more money deprives others of it are wrong. The truth lies in the fact that becoming rich enables you to create more for others. The the product of wealth is more wealth. When the rich invest their wealth; there is a creation of opportunities for people to earn a living.
When people say that money is the root of all evil, they are only proclaiming falsehoods. Lacking finances is the root of evil. What this simply means is that poverty has led to evil deeds like theft, murder and lying.
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