Horscope for January 1, 2013

Nancy Black, Tribune Media Services (MCT)

Today’s Birthday (01/01/13)

Spotlight relationships this year, as new people enter the scene and others take their bow. Share resources and network to pull together for common goals. Changes keep you dancing. Career is especially rewarding and busy … balance for health. Love sparkles.
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 could be unexpected developments. If you want assistance, ask for it. Use your imagination. You’re more effective in private rather than in public venues. Huddle with your team and get moving.

Taurus (April 20-May 20)

Today is a 9 — Intuition speaks if you will listen. Don’t rely on an unproven commodity. There’s time for love over the next few days. Seduction is part of the ambiance. Add music.

Gemini (May 21-June 20) 

Today is an 8 — Enforce household rules, or repent at your leisure. Keep your own scorecard. Reinterpret contract terms. Inner thoughts provide opportune answers. Provide what’s needed.

Cancer (June 21-July 22)

Today is a 7 — Reschedule or ask a friend to go for you, and continue your investigation today and tomorrow. Direct more benefits to your secret stash. A dream reveals an insight.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) 

Today is a 9 — A distant connection brings hope, and a new assignment brings in more revenue. Avoid detractors and a silly argument. Make the final arrangements, but don’t sell just yet.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

Today is a 6 — Intuitive input from your partner helps, and imagination saves your savings. Energy surges are predicted. Watch for hidden dangers. New information and help comes from afar. Expand boundaries.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) 

Today is an 8 — Your daily work is inspired. Someone finds your educational abilities attractive. Conserve resources without fretting over money. Don’t abandon family for new friends. Pay down a debt and celebrate.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

Today is an 8 — Invest in household infrastructure. Ask questions, but wait on a decision until the facts are in. Can you do it yourself? Demonstrate your love, and reaffirm a commitment.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) 

Today is an 8 — Maintain the very highest principles. Work requires more attention today and tomorrow. Abandon theory for practice. Friends help make the connection to an amazing discovery. Proceed with caution.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) 

Today is a 6 — Travel is appealing, but tricky, for the next few days. Maybe it can be handled virtually. Double-check to be clear on the facts. Set aside money for basics.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) 

Today is an 8 — Strengthen infrastructure, and figure out your finances today and tomorrow. Insights come just from being there. Ask the tough questions. Compromise to proceecpd. It pays to advertise.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)

Today is a 7 — You inspire those you find most interesting. If nervous, just ignore it. Enter a two-day negotiations phase. Find out what they want. Follow a hunch, and come to an agreement.