You have control over your own life because you are your own boss
From the very moment you decide that you want to be an entrepreneur, you become in control of your life. You decide what business you want to get into, you decide your goals, you decide to yourself that you believe in yourself, and you can do it. You might keep you other job while you are preparing your entrepreneur path. Once you decide to go full steam ahead, it is so exciting, scary and well you become your new boss. You now need to learn how to manage yourself.
Now a lot of new businesses fail, over 90% of them and you might be one of those businesses that fail. So what, just call it a learning experience and move on. If you stay with being an entrepreneur, you chances on your second business really improve in success percent. You have gained knowledge and you will use that knowledge to succeed.
Once you understand business, and how to be successful you will know deep in your heart that you can for the rest of your life make money, because you know how to make money. You become a master at market, need and solution. You understand how to manage yourself and others. You can look at other businesses and understand them quickly and do an evaluation of them just for fun.
Once you know how to make money, then you learn how to spend money. Besides being in control of your life, you are also in control of others who work for you and suppliers who kind of work for you too.
Do you buy a better house for your family, take them on vacations, get a better car that is dependable and begin a nice savings account for retirement or college or whatever you choose.
Do you increase your coworkers wage so they can also provide a better life for their families.
There is no limit as to how much money you can make. You decide and pick a business that can make you the money that you want to make.