Today's Birthday (02/05/13). Social fun and partnership thrive for the first half of 2013. Consider family when making career decisions with long-lasting implications. Keep delivering on your promises, especially around finances. An exciting career opportunity arises this summer, and the spotlight is yours.
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 9 -- You'll get great insights from your dreams. Use them to plan your direction, and anticipate some resistance. Expand your creativity with wild practicality.
Taurus (April 20-May 20) -- Today is a 7 -- Friends offer good advice. Also, you may find a way to earn more without increasing work. Make sure you know what's required.
Gemini (May 21-June 20) -- Today is an 8 -- Intuition inspires your work. Check out new career options. Don't overlook anybody to avoid jealousies. Join a good team. Travel's good, too.
Cancer (June 21-July 22) -- Today is an 8 -- Allow others independence, as you free your own imagination. Your thoughts wander a lot these days. You may choose different tactics than planned. Take advantage of the moment.
Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Today is an 8 -- Maintain your finances with savings. A task that strengthens your home strengthens you. Evaluate resources. You can borrow or barter for what's needed.
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Today is an 8 -- Go with a creative leader. Your partner has a lot to say. Don't believe everything you learn ... they're just "guidelines." Offer encouragement. Controversy arises.
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) -- Today is a 9 -- Shop very carefully now. Develop necessary processes before proceeding with projects. Listening works well over the next month. Increase your family's comfort by clearing clutter. You're attracting admiration.
Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) -- Today is a 9 -- Don't behave is if you're made of money, even if you are. For about three weeks, you really understand people. Conscious and subconscious alignment occurs. Listen to intuition.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) -- Today is a 9 -- You can afford it; set your sights high. You'll have a strong nesting instinct; clean, sort and organize. Discuss core goals with family members.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Today is a 7 -- Friends and lovers may compete for attention. Look at it from another perspective. Your curiosity is aroused. Surprise each other. Plan, and provide motivation. You're advancing naturally.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) -- Today is an 8 -- Do the job yourself, or make more money doing something else and hire somebody. Just get it done. Find what you need nearby. You have what others want. Minimize distraction.
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) -- Today is a 9 -- You're exceptionally perceptive for the next few weeks. You inspire others, and they tell you so. Speak out, and voice your point of view. Love flows abundantly. Send invoices.