Dreams about money are quite common.
But what does it mean to receive money from someone in your dreams?
I was wondering about this myself as well so I decided to dive in deep and do some extensive research on the subject.
This is what I’ve discovered!
What Does It Mean To Dream Of Receiving Money?
When you dream of receiving money, this generally indicates a sense of abundance, self-worth and power. To receive money can literally predict you’ll receive a sum of money in your waking life, however it can also represent your relationship with the person who handed you the money.
To dream about receiving money symbolizes the way you look at yourself when it comes to your ability to reach success and a higher level of self confidence.
It indicates that you’re growing in a spiritual sense as well.
You are very likely to have been actively working on yourself and your attitude towards money and success in general.
When you receive money in your dream, it mainly gives off the message that you feel worthy of receiving money.
You are open for financial blessings to enter your life and have released any form of resistance towards it.
To receive money from someone close to you like your mother, father, close friend or other family members, indicates these people really want you to succeed in life.
They believe in you and are willing to support you in any possible way.
This doesn’t solely have to be in a financial sense, but more in the immaterial sense.
These close people who show up in your dreams are truly rooting for you when it comes to your deepest goals and desires.
If you deny the money that is being offered to you in your dreams, then this could indicate that you don’t feel worthy of the money people are offering you and is an encouragement to work on your sense of self-worth.
To have such a dream means you are not giving yourself the credit you truly deserve.
You don’t have to do it all by yourself.
To receive money in your dreams can also indicate you’re feeling very rich in a purely immaterial sense.
You may feel very content with the way your life is right now and the people that surround you.
Express gratitude to your loved ones and you will keep on receiving rewards in both immaterial and material sense.
Dream Of Receiving Money Notes
To dream of receiving money notes indicates your financial status is about to change in a positive way. If you’ve received the money notes from a specific person, this can also symbolize the strength of your relationship with this individual. It shows he or she will have your back at all times.
Dreaming about money notes or bank notes is always positive.
Good news is about to enter your life.
It may not literally be in the form of money notes, but it will definitely be something that has the ability to change your life in a positive way.
Money dreams often symbolize an increased sense of wealth, confidence and success.
This can be both in your professional and personal life.
To receive money in a dream from a specific person also often says a lot about the relationship with this person in particular.
It indicates a sense of trust and a strong relationship.
Not only can receiving money notes represent actual money, it can also symbolize how much you have grown on a spiritual level.
This enhanced spiritual insights may very well be rewarded with an increased financial status as well.
Dream Of Receiving Money In An Envelope
To dream of receiving money in an envelope is a positive omen with regards to a financial windfall in the near future. As the money is hidden in an envelope, this indicates it is unclear what amount you can expect and encourages you to have faith that everything will work out the way it should.
To dream of receiving money in an envelope is symbolic for appreciating whatever it is you will receive.
Whether you receive a small or large amount of money, trust that it will be all that you need at this moment in time.
In an immaterial sense, this sort of dream can also represent a form of encouragement to look beyond the superficial. It is truly the inside that counts.
Dream Of Receiving Money From A Stranger
To dream about receiving money from a stranger indicates you will very likely receive money in your waking life from an unexpected source. In an immaterial sense, receiving money from a stranger can also represent your attitude and feelings towards society.
To dream about receiving money from a stranger represents a certain sense of abundance.
You have the right attitude towards money and are able to attract it into your life without too much effort.
When it comes to the societal meaning of receiving money from a stranger, this indicates you have faith and trust in the fact that you will always find possibilities, no matter how hopeless a situation may seem.
You believe in helping others and you expect to receive the same treatment in return when necessary.
Dream Of Receiving Money From A Celebrity
To dream of receiving money from a celebrity indicates you are looking to achieve a certain status, which can be both in the material as the immaterial sense. Dreaming of a celebrity handing you money represents your ultimate goals and dreams and a certain sense of influence and authority.
You are very likely to look up to the type of status celebrities have attained in our society and would enjoy such a lifestyle yourself as well.
Just remember you’re not seeing the full picture here.
Celebrities are still people just like you and me who they have their own issues to deal with (however if given the choice, I personally would prefer to cry in a Ferrari instead of on a bus as well..).
To dream of a celebrity handing you money also indicates in what way you are shaping your own goals and dreams in the waking life.
You are probably working towards attaining a certain position where you can influence others and reach a certain sense of wealth and success.
Dream Of Receiving Money From Father
When you dream of receiving money from your father, it is usually a sign that you are looking for his approval or guidance in some area of your life. You may feel like you need his help to make things right in your life, or you may simply be seeking his support and wisdom.
Alternatively, this dream could be a message from your subconscious urging you to connect with your father on a more emotional level.
If you have been estranged from your father, this dream could be a sign that you are yearning for his love and approval.
Alternatively, it could be a sign that you are ready to forgive him and move on from the past.
If you are currently experiencing difficulty in your relationship with your father, this dream could be a sign that you are hoping to improve things between you.
Dream Of Receiving Money From Mother
If you dream of receiving money from your mother, it generally symbolizes the emotional bond between you and her. It could be a sign that you are seeking her approval or guidance in some area of your life, or that you feel like you need her support to get through a tough situation.
Alternatively, this dream could be a reminder from your subconscious to appreciate the good things in your life, as well as the people who love and support you.
If you are currently experiencing conflict with your mother, this dream could be a sign that you are hoping to resolve things between you.
It could also be a sign that you are seeking her forgiveness for something you have done.
Dream Of Receiving Money From Your Boss
When you dream of receiving money from your boss, it is often a sign that you are hoping for a raise or promotion at work. Alternatively, this dream could be a sign that you are feeling undervalued in your current position, and are seeking recognition for your hard work.
If you are currently happy in your job, this dream could be a sign that you are content with your current salary and status.
However, if you are unhappy with your job, this dream could be a sign that you are ready to move on to something new.
Dreaming Of Receiving Money From A Friend
If you dream of receiving money from a friend, it is generally a sign that you are feeling supported and loved by them. Alternatively, this dream could be a sign that you need help from them with something. If this is the case, don’t be afraid to reach out and ask for what you need.
If you are currently experiencing conflict with a friend, this dream could be a sign that you are hoping to resolve things between you.
It could also be a sign that you are seeking their forgiveness for something you have done.
Dreaming Of Receiving Money From Your Brother
If you dream of receiving money from your brother, it generally symbolizes the emotional bond between you and him. Alternatively, this dream could be a reminder from your subconscious to appreciate the good things in your life, as well as the people who love and support you.
It is a good sign indicating that your brother cares for you a great deal and wants to help you in any way he can.
Dreaming Of Receiving Money From Your Partner
If you dream of receiving money from your boyfriend or girlfriend, it is often a sign that you are feeling supported and loved by them. It can also indicate that you feel comfortable with them. Alternatively, this dream could be a sign that you are in need of support in another area of your life.
Even though it is a good dream, it could also suggest that you are too dependent on your partner.
Depending on the context of the dream, it could be a sign that you need to learn to stand on your own two feet.
To dream of receiving money generally indicates a sense of power, abundance and self-worth.
It is a positive dream that predicts prosperity to come your way, which can either present itself in the material or immaterial sense.
To dream about receiving money notes represents your relationship with the person who hands you the notes.
It indicates there is a high sense of trust between you and this other individual. You have a great relationship.
To receive money in an envelope could indicate that you will receive an unknown amount of money.
It urges you to have faith that whatever it is you will receive, will be exactly what you need at that moment.
Appreciate whatever is being given to you.
When you receive money from a stranger in your dream this indicates you will receive money from an unexpected corner.
It also represents your attitude towards society in general.
To receive money from a celebrity in your dreams represents your hunger for achieving a certain form of status in your waking life.
You want others to notice you and you are actively looking for ways to attain this status.
If this post about dream interpretations interested you and you want to learn more about other possible dream meanings, I have written this other post about what it means dream of a full moon. And if you have ever experienced yourself having a dream within a dream and wonder what this might mean, then definitely check out this article as well!