Rider Waite Smith King of Pentacles Tarot Card Meaning

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The King of Pentacles is a card that has mastered the art of wealth, security, and abundance. Not only are they adept at managing finances, everyday life, and their responsibilities, they know that enjoying, sharing, and celebrating success is the key to it returning. This card leads with good planning, hard work, and wise investments and has the ability to create well-oiled mechanisms so that they can step back and take care of the big picture.


A well-of and jovial character who has worked hard to get where they are. Someone in a leadership position in business, labor, or planning.


Gregarious, practical, and engaged with life, the King of Pentacles is quite the presence. They often “work hard & play hard,” though they may not admit the playing part initially.