They prefer to remain in a different situation which is familiar than to risk losing what they have by changing to another potentially unsuitable situation. Capricorns have an innate respect for law and order and for tradition, and they tend to resist change. As parents, they can appear to be stern and strong disciplinarians; alternatively, they can be lax, for they are rarely around the home as their careers consume all of their time and energy.
Being long-term planners, Capricorns appreciate the value of education and a good start in life. Capricorns tend to avoid showy displays of wealth, preferring instead to save what they can or to invest in real estate. They can be hoarders, afraid to throw away anything that might be useful later on in life.