Readings & Meanings:
to obtain, to pay (taxes), to store
The settlement was paid, and all worked out peacefully.
Autumn is the harvest season.
Because I took off of work for being sick, my income was diminished by that much.
又 (mata) is the radical. But it's a little tricky.
This kanji used to be written this way: 收.
That's just 又 with a stick. 攵 and 又 are both hand pictograms, and both indicate an action.
The part on the left comes from 叫, which shows two threads twisted together. 叫 also includes 口, which explains why its meaning is "to yell": to yell is to twist the throat.
叫 + 又 = threads together + action = the action of twisting threads together = collecting, obtaining, settling.