in easy circumstances

See: prosperous
References in classic literature ?
The MacAndrews, who were childless and in easy circumstances, arranged to undertake the care of the children, and Mrs.
My reasons for marrying are, first, that I think it a right thing for every clergyman in easy circumstances (like myself) to set the example of matrimony in his parish; secondly, that I am convinced that it will add very greatly to my happiness; and thirdly--which perhaps I ought to have mentioned earlier, that it is the particular advice and recommendation of the very noble lady whom I have the honour of calling patroness.
He was earning good money, and as things went the couple were in easy circumstances.