Today's Birthday (02/04/13). Fun and romance blossom like early spring flowers. July and December are ripe for career advancement this year. Explore promotional opportunities around April; June's great for launching. Keep to your financial plan, and your status rises through community participation.
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 7 -- Travel at your own risk. News affects your decisions for the next two days, so remain flexible. Don't stress; keep studying. Cut the fluff. Keep a low profile.
Taurus (April 20-May 20) -- Today is a 9 -- Appearances deceive, and changes require budget revisions. Craft inspiring goals that push the boundaries of what you consider reasonable. No boredom allowed.
Gemini (May 21-June 20) -- Today is an 8 -- Vivid feelings and expression of love occupy you for awhile. Good judgment is still required. Keep your home clean to avoid an argument.
Cancer (June 21-July 22) -- Today is an 8 -- The next few days get busy. Don't spend over budget, speculate or take financial risks. Discipline is required. Get team opinions before committing. A wide perspective sees farther.
Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Today is an 8 -- Romance blossoms, but there could be difficulties, like temporary confusion or misunderstanding. Ignore insubstantial irritants and advise your partner to do the same.
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Today is a 9 -- Change takes time. Plan a project privately without rushing. No detail is too small. Research the full story and impress an elder. Score extra points for flair.
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) -- Today is an 8 -- Request copies of missing documents. You'll find it easier to concentrate. Irritate no one. Stick with what you have. Relax and enjoy it.
Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) -- Today is a 9 -- Morale gets a boost. Others buy in to your plans. Don't fuss about something that doesn't fit expectations. Often it's better (although disguised).
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) -- Today is a 7 -- Take a solitary walk. Answers raise new questions. Provide comfort. Heart and mind are in sync today and tomorrow; let practical optimism guide. An old love blossoms anew.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Today is an 8 -- Watch for surprises, and keep secrets. Work through some old business. Figure out what you really have together. The possibility of error is high.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) -- Today is an 8 -- Guard against being impetuous, and hold your temper. Keep following your dream, and do what you promised. Set up a meeting, but don't show excitable folks unfinished work.
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) -- Today is a 9 -- There's a test or challenge coming up. Get quiet to find your focus. Determine priorities. New information dispels an old fear. Amazing results are possible.