Calling Out Financial Myths
There are many myths surrounding finances that need to be busted. An honest approach reveals that most of these beliefs and practices some people have concerning finances are not true. They turn out to be false assumptions which stop most people from the kind of life that is filled with riches and happiness. To be able to focus on the creation of wealth, you have to shed your faith in such negative myths and see the facts.
There is the common myth that having a lot of money will change you into a bad person. The truth is that money only serves to bring out your personality. To know who your neighbor is, watch them around money. Those who are selfish will have that trait displayed. Those who are not will become generous with their fortune.
There is one that claims money is not everything. It aims to prove that the kind of life you have is not influenced by money. It shows a great deal of denial in those who are poor. The quality of your life is determined by your wealth. Your family, career, health, spirituality, and relationships have their success and well-being pegged on your ability to finance their conditions.
The myth which states that money makes you less spiritual is false. When you have money, your spirituality will guide you to strive to touch more lives and carry out God’s work. It is the fact that most of the wealthiest people today are very spiritual. When you have few worries about where you will get money, you can turn your attention to how you can improve this world. Those who have a lot of money know it is an instrument for accomplishing much bigger goals.
Some people believe the rich worship their money. The opposite of this is what is true. 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.
It is wrong to assume that when you make more money, other people are left with less of it. What is true is that having more money gives you the chance to make other people earn theirs. Wealth can only result in more wealth. The products and services the wealthy create help others to have more wealth of their own.
And the final myth that says money is the root of all evil couldn’t be more wrong. Lack of money is the root of evil. This saying goes to show what evil things happen where there is no money, like murder, theft, and lies.
There are many resources to help better people understand finances. Resources like the Dawn Bennett podcast come in handy. Listening to it will help better your understanding.