Astrology is essential for your business and financial mastery. Knowing your financial astrology is very empowering on an individual basis as well. We have money planets and money houses. If you know your strengths and weaknesses around your ability to attract wealth, and keep it. This can empower you to achieve financial independence. When we have financial reserves we are less moved by the external factors such as the economy or job security. In this way we can be the master of our destiny and not feel like the victim of external economic forces beyond our control. We need to know our financial abilities revealed through the natal astrology as well as the life-cycle astrology to understand how to best strategize for our financial freedom.