Horoscope for June 26, 2012

Nancy Black, Tribune Media Services (MCT)

Today’s Birthday (06/26/12).

The last few years have been about transformation, and there could still be changes. Imagine love and create it. People confide in you, and someone gives your career a boost this July. Home and family keep you grounded, and your network grows. You’re on track to expand this fall.

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 — There’s a sense of urgency, and you’ll get the project completed with some help from a friend. Let yourself get inspired. No gambling, though.

Taurus (April 20-May 20) —

Today is a 7 — Know what you’re talking about and refine your speech. You gain new responsibilities. It’s becoming easier to make progress at home.

Gemini (May 21-June 21) —

Today is a 6 — Finish up old business and make room for romance. Your courage is attractive. A conversation leads to new opportunities. Finances open up.

Cancer (June 22-July 22) —

Today is a 7 — Your team is hot, so let them know. Move quickly and smoothly. Write down your thoughts and ideas for the future. Stay close to home tonight.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) —

Today is a 9 — Taking care of others improves your self-confidence. You’re smarter for the next three weeks. Follow a strong leader (or you can be the leader). Practice.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) —

Today is a 9 — Actions speak louder than words. Abundance can be yours. A new work assignment may include travel. Get farther than expected. Grow your networks and experience.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) —

Today is a 6 — Resist temptation to spend, especially on stuff you don’t need. Discover a marvelous treasure among the stuff you already have. Take risks another day.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) —

Today is a 7 — There’s plenty of room for innovation and no time to waste. Focus on the gap between where you are and want to be, rather than on limitations. Learn from friends.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) —

Today is a 7 — Venture further out creatively despite old considerations that want to hold you back. Allow others to be generous. Choose health.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) —

Today is an 8 — It’s difficult to determine what’s really so today. Don’t lend money out. Pay bills and invest in your retirement. Travel looks good if you stick to a budget.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) —

Today is a 7 — You have new opportunities for discovery. Plan for travel and adventure. Your friends are available for advice. Saving is better than spending now.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) —

Today is an 8 — Expand your business territory. Reinvent your own limitations, or just let go of them completely. A new associate could become a great partner.