And this can cause major issues when you’re wealthy, particularly if wealthy in a high profile way. Now, from all of this, you might have gathered that one way around such problems is to simply keep the fact that you’re rich a secret. In the end, rich or poor, having a purpose or something to work towards, for whatever reason, seems to be yet another fundamental need. Of course, if you’re super rich and aren’t giving to various causes, many will hate you for that too. But, it turns out, rich or poor, human nature is human nature.