Cash helps, but only so much.
Find the class that suits you and be it.
Dont go OP until until you know what your fav is (mine is zerk)
Once you find out your best way to play, then use the gold you have
USE YOUR SPRITE (you will need it for gold items later on)
+18 Dont try to kill what you cant e.g. zerks cant kill good wizards, their def cant take it.
Fortify your armor first (lega or sprite or pvp depends on class) to +10 then yur weps