Three of Pentacles Tarot Card Meaning

The Three of Pentacles Tarot card is one of the number cards in the suit of Pentacles in the Tarot. This card is one of the Minor Arcana cards. The Pentacles are also known as discs or Coins in different Tarot decks.

The suit of Pentacles is connected with practicality, security and material goods.

It belongs to the element of Earth, the colour green, the season of winter, the direction of north and the timing of midnight. The astrological corresponding sun signs are Taurus, Virgo and Capricorn.

The key words connected with the suit of Pentacles include caution, competence, dependability, determination, enterprise, generosity, hard work, practicality, reliability responsibility, support and trust.

The Three of Pentacles Tarot card meaning usually refers to effort and hard work being noticed and appreciated. It is the card of team work and working cooperatively.

The 3 of Pentacles can be an encouraging positive card in Tarot Readings and shows you are on the right track to achieving success related to material wealth. 

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When the Three of Pentacles appears in Tarot Readings concerned with love and romance it usually indicates meeting and developing feelings for someone in the work arena.  


The Tarot card meaning for questions concerning career or business in Tarot Readings often represents collaboration and working together cooperatively to achieve a goal or target. The team spirit nature of this card encourages playing an individual role but working hard for the greater good.

For business success this card is a good omen and can indicate being in the right place at the right time to increase achievements. 


The Three of Pentacles Tarot card meaning for questions related to money and finance usually relates to good luck and having your ships come in. Any past investments are likely to yield good dividends. Alternatively you may receive unexpected and forgotten monies owed to you. 


When this card appears in Tarot Readings concerning health and well being it can show seeking alternative healings which could include group therapy or working holistically to improve health.


If the 3 of Pentacles is prominent in a Tarot Spread it can show that cooperation with others will be vital to succeed in any area of your life. It can show a willingness to learn new things and work on a team building exercise.

You will need the help and assistance from others and work together to achieve a successful venture.

This is the recognition that we need the help of others to achieve our goals. That we need planning and preparation and that teamwork are key to becoming more productive.