The never-ending treadmill of the capitalist Greed-is-Good ethos.
A survey this year by PNC Advisors found that 33 percent of wealthy Americans worry constantly about money, including an astounding 19 percent of those with $10 million or more. Regardless of how much money the people surveyed had, they consistently said they needed double that amount to feel secure.
But when you’re always scared and greedy, it’s never enough, is it?
“Why does someone with 500 million feel the need to steal 5 million from someone else? I don’t know either, but it happens all the time.” – Sue (who is a forensic accountant.)