Monthly Archives: June 2013

MONEY: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

money.image“So you think that money is the root of all evil?” said Francisco d’Anconia. “Have you ever asked what is the root of money?”

Ayn Rand, Atlas Shrugged

Life is not a Randian novel, populated by characters embodying absolute good or absolute evil.  Life is more complicated than that.  Real life actors strut upon the stage wearing hues of gray instead of black or white.  But that doesn’t mean that life can’t teach moral lessons.

Last month, real life rather than fictional characters taught some important lessons about the nature of money. Continue reading


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