Working on yourself is a constant day-to-day task. The posts here help you in your strides towards self-improvement.

Work With What You Have

Note to you: I stumbled upon my drafts and noticed I’ve never completed this post from March. As our site grew, I now have more input on this subject. It’s a shot of motivation that I hope will get you to focus on what you can do with...Read More »

Patience vs. Waiting (Be Patient but Don't Wait)

Poor girl, waiting instead of getting shit done.

The most exciting/anxiety-inducing thing growing up was waiting on a package. To be honest, it’s still exciting to get a package in the mail. It was very rare though as a child, and as I bugged my...Read More »

Keep a Clear Mission

My mini-outline of this post

I don’t write any post on LW without preparation. There’s just no point. I want to make sure that what I write serves its purpose and I cannot do that without preparation. A police officer doesn’t just wake up and...Read More »

Whatever you do, Give it your all

Instead of money on the line, it’s your goals and ambitions.

Eight months ago, this blog was born. Right before the site became live, I had to purchase a hosting package and domain. I was very hesitant because I had a history of ideas and...Read More »

Always Dress Your Best

Personally, I enjoy fashion. Scratch that. I enjoy looking good. Who doesn’t? Nobody plans to go out and look ugly but many of us do not even attempt to clean up our appearance. Who cares right? It’s my body, I don’t need to impress everybody. True, you don’t need to...Read More »

Why More Time Away is NOT the Answer

Writing this as I return from my extended hiatus I feel a bit hypocritical, but I come to share some knowledge in my mistake. Spending months away from Lonely Wallet did not do any good for me or you whatsoever. This taught me a hard lesson that is present in...Read More »

Avoid Being Boxed - Decategorize Yourself


In the beginning, our minds were feeble and we looked to our parents for everything. We copied them to understand correct behavior to gain their approval. This helped our young selves to get what we wanted so we adjusted our behavior as so. This mindset is necessary as a child...Read More »

Experience Trumps Knowledge

I recently finished my driving classes where the instructors taught us a lot about almost every aspect of driving: driving on city streets, country roads, and in all types of weather, etc. etc. The teachers do a good job making sure the students understand the laws and clearing up any...Read More »

How to Endure Boring Work

For the sake of the post, let’s imagine a man named Paul. Paul here constantly has burning passions to start an endeavor whether it be a new skill, craft, sport, etc. This time he wants to start learning the piano. He watches dozens of videos of guys covering popular, complicated...Read More »

Love Criticism. Don't Hate It.

At the end of my junior year in high school, I got into fashion and was determined to improve my appearance. How you look can affect your mood and esteem and is an excellent part of yourself to work on. Some months earlier, I saw some maroon Sperry boat...Read More »

Keep Your Goals To Yourself

Remember a time that a friend of yours excitedly telling you their goals and plans for their life. This could be their goals to lose weight, save money, literally anything. They would speak about it every time they had. You would have to remind your friend that they told you about...Read More »

4 Reasons to Develop a Personal Skill

Learning a personal skill can provide you with many benefits. No matter who you are, they can possibly come in handy for you, especially if you work towards them to mastery. Instead of me spoiling all of the benefits right here, here you go, my 5 reasons to begin...Read More »

Be Independent: A Guide to Self-Reliance

Last night I watched the movie Lion starring Dev Patel. In the beginning, a small poor family lived in a very impoverished area in India. The mother had a very laborsome job of carrying rocks. Her pay was not sufficient to keep her children well fed so the older and younger...Read More »

Why The Worst Situations are Actually the Best

We look at our misfortunes the wrong way. We see our setbacks in life as complete losses. In this age, we look upon them with a depressed eye as yet another indefinite obstacle in our lives just waiting to ruin us. Nope nope nope. Our problem is that we exaggerate...Read More »

What does it mean to be broke?


 not having any money

Alright, guys post over, you can leave. Just kidding… while everyone knows what it means to be broke, being broke is a lot less straightforward than you think. Here at Lonely Wallet, we’re dedicated to becoming rich in all aspects of our lives, not...Read More »

Why Dream When You Can Do?

“I wish I could…”

“I would love to..”

“I have the best business idea..”

Stop. Stop talking, stop imagining, stop dreaming. You are wasting your precious, little time on this Earth, dreaming. Why? Why not do something with your dream?

“All men dream: but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty...Read More »

The Top Movies to Get You Hype

I just got inspiration for writing this at 3:20 AM after watching a movie listed below (not telling you yet read on). Immediately after watching the movie I worked out and began writing this post for the blog. Now when I mean the top movies to get you hype, I...Read More »