What of their impoverished soul? Avarice takes wealth and turns it to addiction, and is therefore a deadly sin, akin to gluttony and lust. Those afflicted will never have enough, and nothing is to valuable to lose.
Wealth alone can be good. There are many who have achieved, lived sensibly, and shared the fruit by ensuring colleges scholarships, the arts and sciences, to better our society and culture.
The key difference is that sense of community is greater than self or the self is to be served by the community.