The sign for prosperity is based on the characters lú (禄), which translates with wealth, prosperity and blessing. It is similarly popular as the character Shou, and is used in particular for New Year’s greetings and in connection with Luxing, the god of prosperity.
> Usage of the symbol
If you operate a business of your own, you shouldn’t go without the supportive power of this symbol. Every aspect, place or dealing with your financial situation can benefit from this symbol. Of course, private persons can also use this sign to affect their revenue positively. Cai combines wonderfully with Lu (prosperity) and the symbol of the coin (lucky coin).