For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also. ~ Luke 12:34
When money takes the top spot in a man's heart, love often becomes an instrument used to manipulate others - so he can get more money.
When love takes the top spot in a man's heart, money often becomes an instrument used to bless others - so he can share God's mercy.
Money is not evil. The worship of money is the problem.
If lack of money is ruling your life, maybe it's time to ask - where is your heart?