There is that old saying that money can not buy happiness. BUT, on the other hand–happiness can’t buy money either. Therefore what is the real power or purpose of money? This question probably has as many answers as there are people.
In the business of life the real power of money is that it greases the wheels of opportunity. It is the wherewithal, the means, that allows one to take advantage of opportunities. Not matter how smart or clever you are without money or capital it is difficult (not impossible) to take advantage of opportunities that present themselves. Money can not of itself guarantee success, but it can certainly open doors to it. If you can remember the following equation below, you will have no problem in remembering what money is and can do. The equation is:
Grow & Prosper,
Sanford Kahn, Business Author/Speaker