There’s a common misconception that rich people are greedy, selfish and only interested in stashing as much cash as they can.
In reality, that’s rarely true, and successful folks are increasingly using their wealth to benefit others.
Having money only makes you more of who you already are.
Here are five things you can do with money, that you can’t do without it.
- Charity and philanthropy
- Social ventures
- Employing people
- Funding research
- Teaching with authority
If you’re really on a quest to leave the world a better place than you found it – and if you’re not, have another think – you can do that much better from a position of financial security, and it costs less than you might imagine to have a transformational effect.
Money can’t buy you happiness, but poverty can’t buy you anything.
PS – Getting rich as a coach, trainer or therapist means cracking a few simple codes. Here’s one of them.