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Embracing emotional honesty

In a world that often glorifies the “stay positive” mantra, it’s easy to fall into the trap of toxic positivity — the belief that no matter how dire or difficult a situation, people should maintain a positive mindset. But is there such a thing as too much positivity? According to Dr. Susan David, a psychologist […]

Balancing our need for control

At the heart of financial planning lies a universal truth: we plan to gain control over the unforeseen and to navigate life’s uncertainties with confidence. As Lyall Watson, the renowned biologist and writer, insightfully observed, “We survive by controlling our environment. And control is made possible by information.” This principle, deeply rooted in our survival […]

Smaller, manageable chunks, today

In the hustle and bustle of daily life, it’s easy to push aside the administrative tasks that seem daunting or time-consuming. Yet, when tax season rolls around, many find themselves overwhelmed by the mountain of financial paperwork that has piled up. The principle of tackling big tasks in small, manageable chunks isn’t new, but it’s […]

Get stuck, get strong!

In every life, there will inevitably come times when we find ourselves at a standstill, facing challenges that seem insurmountable. It’s during these moments, when we’re stuck and the path forward is unclear, that our true strength is forged. The adage “Sometimes we need to get stuck, in order to get strong” speaks volumes about […]

Rekindle your relationship with your finances

February, the month of love, is not just for romance but also a crucial time to rekindle your relationship with your finances. As we settle back into our routines after the holiday season, it’s the perfect opportunity to reassess and reinvigorate our financial goals. At Victus Group, we believe in approaching wealth creation with the […]

Budgeting is the bedrock of financial empowerment and success

As we embrace the new year, it’s an ideal time to reflect on our financial health, much like our leaders do with the State of the Nation address and the budget speech. These national events highlight the critical link between our lives and our budgets, reminding us that good finances are rooted in effective budgeting.  […]

Get more out of thin air!

In our continuous pursuit of a healthier lifestyle and increased productivity, both in our personal spaces and professional environments, the humble houseplant takes on a far more significant role.  Plants transcend their traditional role as mere decorative elements in a world where environmental pollution is a growing concern. They become crucial allies, working silently yet […]

Revitalising your investment strategy

As we step into a new year, the drive for success and accomplishment intensifies. This is an opportune moment to not only set health goals but also to establish new wealth objectives. Investing is not just a financial activity; it’s a journey of continuous growth and improvement. At times, it can feel tired and boring, […]

Being proactive for the life you want

At Victus Group, we understand the profound impact that thoughtful planning can have on reducing anxiety and enhancing our daily experiences. Planning isn’t just a defensive strategy against the uncertainties of the future; it’s a proactive approach to crafting a life that resonates with your deepest values and aspirations. The Art of Planning Planning encompasses […]

Be generous with the lessons you’ve learnt

At Victus Group, we believe in the transformative power of sharing, particularly when it comes to financial wisdom. Your journey through life is peppered with lessons, many of which hold invaluable insights not just for you, but for those you hold dear. This is especially true in the realm of financial decision-making.  While discussing money […]