lust for money

See: greed
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Despite minting money through these means, private schools still have a lust for money.
Financial corruption was institutionalized and insatiable lust for money laundering was promoted to build offshore assets.
He has no lust for money and is therefore the right person to lead this nation out of the morass of stinking corruption.
The philosophical showdown between highfalutin' democratic ideals and Darwinian lust for money, power and prestige becomes the real center of "The Sisters Brothers," as each man casts his lot with a radically different -- and hugely consequential -- version of the future.
He became blind in his lust for money and killed her aunt's husband to acquire his wealth.
The traders are playing havoc with the pockets of common man with scaling up prices of all food items, groceries, vegetables in order to satiate their lust for money minting and growing billionaires overnight.
While reiterating the resolve to eliminate corruption, the President said it was necessary to seriously evaluate the reasons behind that social evil, adding that history showed that lust for money when rooted in the psyche of people and the powerful segments of society, who then flaunt laws and create an enabling environment for it.
Besides, the president participated in an event held by the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) where he launched a smartphone app called `Click ECP' which aims to provide detailed information to voters."History shows that these social evils were based on greed and lust for money and led to lawlessness, nepotism and growing desires, said the president, adding that Pakistan came into being under a grand universal philosophy the purpose of which was to provide justice to the people of the country," read the message.
The lust for money becomes even more exciting as the rich play to their strengths to evade the law and stay above board.
Her death 100 years ago this week set the seal on her reputation as the ultimate femme fatale; the woman who abandoned her children to satisfy her lust for money, men and fame before her treachery killed thousands of soldiers.
A tangled tale of lust for money, its message is that greed is timeless - every character is obsessed with getting rich fast (with no regard for morality or legality).
Theatre For Love Or Money, on tour THIS comically tangled tale of lust for money has been adapted from 18th century France to 1920s Yorkshire by writer Blake Morrison.