The Six of Pentacles suggests some form of sharing. This can be a sharing of money, time or resources.
The Pentacles can relate to finances but this does not always refer to a person’s usual income.
Symbolism in the Six of Pentacles
When this card appears in a spread it can symbolize gifts and generosity. It represents someone who is offering a helping hand or who is working very hard on behalf of a charity or some other similar concern. There is often a prosperous merchant shown on this card and he is weighing money on a pair of scales. The money will be shared equally between those who need it.
Predictions in the Six of Pentacles
There is perhaps some dealing with a charity or some other concern where others will stand to benefit. The person for whom this card has appeared in a spread could be working hard on other peoples’ behalf and they don’t stand to earn a penny for themselves.
On the other side of the coin, this card could suggest that they might benefit through a Trust or charity concern. Even perhaps through an unexpected legacy.
Help is at hand and the Six of Pentacles signifies that either the querent is the one who is able to give, or they could be on the receiving end of someone else’s generosity.
Relationships and the Six of Pentacles
Perhaps they are entering a partnership, or maybe its joint funds that this card is bringing to light. A need for achieving harmony and compromise is possibly important but at the same time, they seem to be having no trouble finding this balance.
If it is the querent’s career that is currently bothering them, then this card suggests that an occupation connected with money is possible, either for them or for someone who shares their life. Buying, selling, accountancy, work in a bank or something else along these lines.
Advice in the Six of Pentacles
What is also apparent, according to this card, is that they are currently enjoying their work, their responsibilities and their commitments with others. They may however, be in a position which demands that they choose between two courses of action and the results are likely to affect their physical, rather than mental or emotional circumstances.
Six of Pentacles Reversed
When this card is reversed in a spread, it can suggest possible greed. Or avarice might lead to financial problems in the future. This is a card that promotes “sharing” and it will be kindness and generosity that will attract future good fortune.