The term freedom is from the Old English freodom "power of self-determination, state of free will; emancipation from slavery, deliverance;" see free (adj.) + -dom. Meaning "exemption from arbitrary or despotic control, civil liberty" is from late 14c. Entrepeneurship can be the currency of freedom. Starting up a business means hard work and the freedom to choose. Risk is always present as an entrepreneur. Entrepeneurship opens up new avenues of funds, work, location, and lifestyle. Entrepeneurship is not easy. Entrepreneurship is freedom.