There is an old school method for carrying a wallet where the man stuffs a big hunk of junk in their back pocket and continues with their day.
For many decades, this is how most men carried their wallets.
Unfortunately, by the end of the day, many were left with sore backs; that is unless a pickpocket managed to snag it first.
Sitting on your wallet creates an imbalance that distorts your pelvis and hips, placing stress on your hip joint and lower back. Eventually, you could compress the sciatic nerve which translates to pain.
It is no surprise therefore that most medical professionals agree that sitting on your wallet is a bad idea. The obvious solution to curing your ache is to get your wallet out of your back pocket.
However, most of your traditional wallets are too thick and bulky to comfortably place into a front pocket. That being said, the need for a new style of wallet arose.
People needed something that was slim and lightweight and could easily fit into a front pocket. Thus came the front pocket wallet that was designed to be slim and compact.
Therefore, if you are looking to take care of your pelvis and back, consider getting one of the following front pocket wallets.
Continue reading 28 Best Slim Front Pocket Wallets for Men
Chain wallets are not as popular as they were back in the 1950’s.
However, this does not mean that they are not stylish, a key accessory or even functional.
People more than often wonder what the purpose of a chained wallet is?
Well, around midcentury, credit cards were invented and people would often receive discounts and gifts if they pay cash. As such manufacturers began making wallets with more space for cash. An added feature than came with this stylish wallets with chain that could loop onto your belt loop.
Continue reading 28 Best Chain Wallets for Men
Carbon is a great material for making wallets. One notable advantage of carbon wallets is that they are very light. In reality, the weight of a carbon wallet is almost entirely the weight of its contents. The thickness of carbon can be made to be very small, unlike with other materials such as aluminium.
Carbon is also a strong material, actually five times stronger in the making of wallets than steel. Being so durable, it could easily last for your whole life.
As you will tell from this article, carbon fiber wallets also have their own unique classy look.
Here are the 26 best carbon fiber wallets in the market right now:
Continue reading 26 Best & Cool Carbon Fiber Wallets For Men
Fat wallets have been popular for a long time.
However, given the recent financial innovations we have experienced, people have resorted to carrying thinner wallets for the few cards and cash they may need.
Even in developing countries, many financial transactions can be executed using credit cards or mobile phone services.
That said, the reality on the ground is that even in the most developed countries, most people still need to carry a few bills in addition to the credit cards and debit cards.
This is because the society has not yet adapted fully to the idea of being cashless.
So whether you are the real minimalist man who never carries cash, or a man transitioning into the minimalist lifestyle, there is always something for you in the world of classy wallets.
You can always get a wallet to carry your many cards, and even cash bills. Some money clip wallets can even carry coins, although the idea of carrying coins in a wallet is frowned upon by many.
Continue reading 43 Best and Cool Men’s Money Clip Wallets
Minimalist wallets are the way to go for the modern man. The world is developing into a cashless society, and it is no wonder that people are looking for wallets that can carry even less items.
If you have never owned a slim minimalist wallet or are looking to replace yours, then this is the right place to be.
Here is our list with 72 best minimalist wallets: Continue reading 72 Best Men’s Minimalist Wallets
Wallet does not need and introduction- it is that small leather case you carry in your pocket to carry cash, cards and documents. Of the enormous number of accessories that we use in our daily lives, most people will agree that a wallet ranks among the top 3 devices you don’t want to lose under any circumstances. From being the carrier of your vitals to being a fashion statement, a Wallet shoulders a heavy weight of your expectations.
But like all important devices a wallet too has a long evolutionary time line which renders this sophisticated little device of vital importance, into our lap. It would be naive to think that a wallet’s emergence is only recent and has only seen but a few modifications of form to become what it is today. It would not be too far from the truth to expostulate that wallets are as old as man-kind. Closer still would be to assume that wallets came into existence once the mankind started to feel the need to carry things around. Continue reading Wallet History and Origin
Every man should have a wallet. Any man who doesn’t have one probably stopped carrying it because it got too old, or maybe because it got lost or stolen.
Buying a wallet is quite a simple thing.
However, you need to know exactly what you are looking for, and what the trend is in the world of wallets.
Otherwise, any salesperson will sway you into buying poor quality products, or even less stylish/ convenient ones for very high price.
So what exactly do you need to look for in a wallet? Continue reading What to Look for When Buying a Wallet
Wallets are supposed to be slim and minimalist, especially since the use of cash is quickly fading from our system.
Most people today operate with credit cards and debit cards, and that is basically all that they carry in their wallets.
It therefore makes no sense to have a huge wallet in your pocket.
The only thing worse than having a huge wallet bulging through your pants is having to carry heavy coins around. Coins keep making that irritating jangling noise in your pocket, and also make your pockets feel very heavy.
Not to mention the fact that coins easily fall out of your pocket whenever you engage in some high energy activities, or even just sit on the ground.
So what can you do about your coins?
Continue reading 7 Places to Keep Coins When Having a Minimalist Wallet
When I first heard of a front pocket wallet, I was thinking that it was just another one of those hipster things that people just want to happen. I scoffed the idea at first while quietly reassuring my back pocket wallet that I will never ever let it go.
But the more I read about front pocket wallets, I realized that its not just going to be a fad. It’s not like Friendster that we all remember as a “phase”.
There really are some legitimate points on why front pocket wallets are better than the regular back pocket wallet.
Just to be clear. I was once a non-believer like you. Although it pains me to say it, I am a convert.
Continue reading 8 Reasons Why You Should Start Carrying a Front Pocket Wallet?
When talking about men’s wallets, we always imagine this fat piece of leather that seems to be bulging from a man’s behind. While that is the general or traditional view of a man’s wallet, not all wallets should look like that.
If you ask the experts, your wallet shouldn’t even look like that. Not only is it uncomfortable and unsafe, it can also cause you health problems. Now, I know that we all want to be healthy but the contents of a wallet should be a priority for everyone. After all, it’s our version of “Batman’s Utility Belt”. But is the bulky wallet still the best way to go?
Continue reading 6 Things You Should Have in Your Wallet