I was raised to believe that money was a bad thing. Well, not money itself, but the pursuit of money. Every now and then, I still find myself downplaying the importance of money. And yet I know that money is a necessary thing, an enjoyable thing, and, when used right, even a very loving, generous, and charitable thing.
Money is good for the good it can do.
At the most basic level, money is a necessity. It provides food, clothing, and shelter. It gives us wheels and heat and medicine. It gives us the freedom to get on an airplane to explore this beautiful ...