I think she enjoyed some of the trappings of money. Mink coats and Godiva chocolates come to mind.
I don't think she really cared about money that much, just appreciated it almost philosophically. Many people would find that strange given the Francisco speech about money in AS and the dollar symbol; notice that people that claim to detest money grubbing always think that money is all that anybody thinks about..projection perhaps?
Your comment about projection is spot on.