Horoscopes for November 14, 2014

(MCT) Today's Birthday (11/14/14). Launch your year with confidence and power. Bounty comes with dedicated efforts. After 12/23, begin a profitable yearlong phase. The social arena provides rising status. Collaborate with friends on dreams and adventures. A romantic new game begins after 3/20. Rest into a tranquil phase after 4/4. Consider the road traveled and still ahead. Aim for love. To get the advantage, check the day's rating: 10 is the easiest day, 0 the most challenging.

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Aries (March 21-April 19)

 Today is a 7 — Go over plans again. It’s not a good time to expand. Take it slow and review the situation. Rearrange furniture. Ask a question you’ve been considering. You can have fun without spending a lot. Play without agenda.

Taurus (April 20-May 20)

 Today is a 6 — You may feel like taking on home projects, but today’s better for planning than action. Don’t launch a new attempt yet, and especially don’t dip into savings. Otherwise, conflict could spark with a partner. Strengthen infrastructure. Get organized.

Gemini (May 21-June 20)

Today is a 7 — Controversy arises. It could get emotional or hot-blooded. Decrease activities, and take it easy. Don’t spend too much. Work interferes with playtime. Keep learning, and take notes. Writing and research go well. Get into books.

Cancer (June 21-July 22)

Today is a 7 — Your desire for fun and practical duty could conflict today. Delays could hamper work and travel. Don’t buy toys yet. Keep your hope. With a partner, push for changes. Reschedule avoidable appointments to minimize overwhelm.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)

 Today is a 7 — There may be obstacles to accomplishing your objective at home. Keep researching for better prices. Clean up the back yard or garage. Discover hidden resources, and apply them to your project. Consider all possibilities. Be selective.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

Today is a 6 — Fantasy and facts clash. Simplify to minimize regular expenses, and increase savings. Decline a social invitation for now. Quiet time in peaceful surroundings recharges your batteries. Meditate, eat and sleep well. You experience a philosophical shift.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)

Today is a 7 — Guests arrive… offer warm hospitality, and your peacemaker skills. Be careful, something you try doesn’t work. Don’t follow a hunch blindly. Listen for what’s wanted. Spend time on or near the water. A walk outdoors revives.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

Today is a 7 — Employ a light touch. Accidents are possible, especially in a rush or hurry. Watch your own strength… you have more than you think, and things aren’t all they seem. Plan and investigate different routes for career growth.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)

Today is an 8 — Reduce expenses. Take local trips rather than long-distance. Meet by videoconference. Disruptions and delays could plague travels and shipping. Get into your studies, and follow a philosophical discussion. Apply what you learn to your career.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

Today is a 7 — Postpone a financial discussion, and do the numbers to prepare. Get clear on the facts. Your credit rating’s going up. Complete a contract or other document. You’ve got the time. Social time reinforces your connections.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

Today is a 7 — Work and romance could conflict. Listen to your partner’s considerations before choosing. New evidence threatens self-satisfaction. Insight comes from observation. Your finances continue to grow. Curb spending desires. Restraint is advised, with travel and expense. Compromise.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)

Today is a 7 — Postpone travel. Focus on a new career target. The current one may not take you where you want to go. Don’t try new tricks or take financial risks. Talk about skills, passions and hobbies.