The real cause is the “system rewarding money creation” no matter how we look at the picture, with the same usual hidden forces or not. Only self-responsibility will bring about long-term solutions. Materialism = The Illusion of Everything, Nothing Is What You Think, and the PTBs master this illusion. Freedom cannot be achieved with money. Only the Mind can do it. The only way to address an illusion is to first comprehend it cannot be fought but let go… fighting back using the same premise will just optimize the level of servitude within our already dystopian structure.
Here are two excellent lectures By A. Watts to listen to and really empowering