Horoscope for September 13, 2012

Nancy Black, Tribune Media Services (MCT)

Today’s Birthday (09/13/12)

You’re favored this year with steady career growth and bright prospects. Continue budgeting to grow your nest egg. Prioritize what’s most important, and clear out what’s not. Get together with neighbors, siblings, cousins and friends this autumn. They’re listening.

Aries (March 21-April 19)

Today is an 8 — Creative juices flow to an ocean of possibilities. Images from distant realms add just the right touch. All turns out quite well. Your efforts greatly benefit your home or family.

Taurus (April 20-May 20)

Today is an 8 — Listen to the voice of experience and to your intuition. Do the extra work and grasp a golden opportunity. Use locally sourced materials. Optimism wins out.

Gemini (May 21-June 20)

Today is a 7 — A short hike replenishes your reserves. Discover something you didn’t know you were capable of. Patience is a virtue to be practiced now, especially around finances.

Cancer (June 21-July 22)

Today is a 6 — Keep searching and you’ll make more than you really need. Actions speak louder than words. Respect the experienced ones. Improve working conditions.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)

Today is an 8 — The world is your oyster; take good care of it, so that it keeps providing you with ideas and oxygen. Think long term. This is where your dedication and passion pay off.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

Today is a 5 — Consult with your partner before addressing an important concern. Scout the territory before committing. Don’t worry about it once the decision is made. Just make it happen.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)

Today is a 7 — You’re gaining status, even if it doesn’t always seem so. Focus on the positive, and earn a nice bonus. Your friends are there for you. They provide motivation. Discipline gives you more time to play.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

Today is a 7 — Your past deeds speak well of you, and the skills you learned now lead to new income. You’re very popular now. Friends look to you for guidance. Emotions run high concerning a partner.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)

Today is a 7 — Enjoy today’s roller coaster, which could be very fun. Include the possibility of outside funding. Read the fine print before signing. Consult with somebody you trust.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

Today is a 5 — While you’re there, keep an eye out for beneficial developments. Let a wise friend help you with the structure of what you’re building. Make promises you can keep.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

Today is a 7 — Your actions behind the scenes create great connections. The circumstances require extra effort, and it’s worth it. Get farther together than you could alone.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)

Today is a 6 — Expand your business territory with imagination. Expect delays or disagreements. Even a theory you can’t explain is charming. Someone falls in love.