Harold Varner III was refreshingly candid about his reasons for leaving the PGA Tour for LIV Golf If you've followed Harold Varner III's career,

His statement announcing and explaining his decision was just as good but in a different way. Varner has always been unapologetically himself,

The shocking aspect of his statement was how refreshingly honest he was about his reasons for joining LIV and wasn't shy about talking about money.

“The opportunity to join LIV Golf is just too good a financial break to pass up. I know what it's like to grow up without power. This money will ensure that my child and future

Varners will have a solid foundation to start on — and the life I could only dream of growing up,”

“It will also help fund many of the programs I am building with my foundation.This note is a confirmation of that."

While Varner never got that elusive first PGA Tour victory, the North Carolina native qualified for the FedExCup Playoffs for the seventh straight season this year.

He also won the 2022 PIF Saudi International, sparking rumors of interest from LIV Golf. "Of course, I'm not going,"