Today's Birthday (01/15/13). Despite home changes, work bustles with creativity and problem-solving. Service brings accomplishment until summer, when love entices you to pay attention to someone in particular. The second half of the year focuses more on groups, community and family. Develop partnerships to expand long-term goals.
To get the advantage, check the day's rating: 10 is the easiest day, 0 the most challenging.
Aries (March 21-April 19) -- Today is a 5 -- Count your blessings at home. Everything seems possible; explore the practical side. Make plans with family. Values can be very persuasive. Routine gets interrupted by a surprise breakthrough.
Taurus (April 20-May 20) -- Today is a 9 -- Hide away an heirloom. A project costs more than expected. You can afford to dream. Follow through on a friend's suggestion to achieve the objective. Persuade others to contribute.
Gemini (May 21-June 20) -- Today is an 8 -- Friends reinforce what you know to be true. Set guidelines, and advance into unknown territory just for the fun of it. Play, and spark a brilliant idea.
Cancer (June 21-July 22) -- Today is an 8 -- Invest in your business and update your equipment. You can do more than you thought, so tie up practical matters. You're respected for your standards, which get re-affirmed.
Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Today is a 7 -- Consider materials, and keep quality high. There's no magic. Practical management reaps dividends, and discipline is required. In a philosophical breakthrough, you realize all is as it should be.
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Today is an 8 -- Assess opportunities, and wait for the perfect moment to leap. Work seems fun now. Create a new ad campaign. Ask, and wait patiently. Relax with a soothing massage.
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) -- Today is a 7 -- Sell something you're not using. Follow a recommendation to accept a tough assignment. You can learn whatever you need to know. Be creative, with solid structure. Provide facts.
Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) -- Today is an 8 -- Figure out costs. Another source of funds comes through, via private connections. A loved one helps. You're making a good impression; accept responsibility gracefully. Family is the bottom line.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) -- Today is a 9 -- Career responsibilities result in better cash flow. Your talents are appreciated. Close a deal, and use what you've gained for your family. Review accomplishments and celebrate.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Today is a 7 -- It's okay to tear down so you can build better. Obey a tough coach. Cash in secret holdings. Learn from the group. You can get what you need.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) -- Today is a 6 -- Get into responsible mode, and invest in your work. Avoid procrastination. Friends show you the way, with good advice and physical assistance. Reward yourselves with something delicious later.
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) -- Today is a 9 -- A different sort of job is rewarding today. Make contact emotionally, and inspire more creativity. Old love is the best. Advance your agenda. Accept a challenge if it pays well.