And ye shall dwell with us: and the land shall be before you; dwell and trade ye therein, and get you possessions therein.
-- Gen. 34:10 (KJV)
King Hamor also wanted to make a covenant with Jacob because Jacob had plenty of possessions. Money and resources are necessary for a person to even reach the negotiating table. If you don't have money and resources, then people won't listen to you.
Numerical Analysis: The numerical pattern for this verse is 7,1,8,3,4. (7) To be complete, watch who you live with. (1) Follow God in order to have shelter. (8) To have a new beginning in God, watch whom you make financial transactions with. (3) To stay in the Spirit, do not overspend. (4) To stay in God's Word, do not overspend.