Answer: No, because money is equivalent to the general filling of the desire, and a person is ready to do anything in order to fill his egoistic desire.
A person is willing to burn the whole world for money. Even if the desire is small, for him it is the whole world.
Question: How does money affect a person’s spiritual advancement if it is equivalent to a person’s whole desire? How much money does one need in order to advance in spirituality?
Answer: We need a sum we can live on without thinking about our basic necessities.
From the Kabbalah Lesson in Russian 4/3/16