Tarot Card Meanings: Understanding the Four of Pentacles in a Tarot Reading
The Four of Pentacles usually refers to an overall sense of security. This is particularly true in financial matters. The Four of Pentacles is a card of stability and it often refers to the manifestations of hard work and dedication.
Understanding the Four of Pentacles Tarot Card Meanings in a Tarot Reading
In an upright position, the Four of Pentacles is an extremely positive card. It typical refers to one’s sense of financial security. The Four of Pentacles reminds you that solid foundations have formed a prosperous enterprise. Your hard work will pay off and you may acquire a new position of status. You may find new opportunities that can increase your financial safety net. You may find that your assets have increased due to your sound judgment and wise investments. If you are currently wishing to buy a new home, this would be the time. You just may find the perfect piece of property for just the right price.
Usually, the Four of Pentacles indicates that you have a natural head for business. You are dedicated and willing to work for the things that you want. If you are inquiring about financial matters, the Four of Pentacles assures you that your hard work will reap rewards.
On another level, the Four of Pentacles warns that you may be too rigid and conservative. You may be overly protecting your finances. You penny-pinching mentality is not based in reality. Because the Pentacles can refer to our belief systems, the Four of Pentacles may also indicate that your ideas are no longer current. You may need to explore what your intentions are. Are you too consumed with meeting that status quo? Is your need to feel safe affecting your relationships, job, and lifestyle?
• Financial foundations
• Hard work pays off
Reversed Four of Pentacles Tarot Card Meanings in a Tarot Reading
In its reversed position, The Four of Pentacles often refers to unjustified fears surrounding your financial security. Perhaps you are too concerned with what may happen rather than enjoying what you have. It’s important to remember to stay in the moment. Happiness is not all about money. On another level, the Four of Pentacles is a warning that you may be carelessly spending your income. You may not be appropriately balancing your money. You budget may become temporarily limited.
When inquiring about relationships, the Four of Pentacles reversed sometimes refers to the need to let go of your expectations. Perhaps you have some underlying fears and control issues. You may not be accepting your partner as they are which is causing friction within the relationship.
• Holding on to money too tightly
• Unwise spending
• Issues with budget
• Fear of financial insecurity or failure
To learn more about the Four of Pentacles and relationships, visit the Love Tarot section.
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