Horoscope for March 5, 2013

Nancy Black, Tribune Media Services (MCT)

 Today’s Birthday (03/05/13)

An especially fun year lies ahead, with plentiful love, confidence and playfulness. Creative education builds career skills. If you want to learn something, teach it. Out of the box thinking about finances allows for new opportunities. Your powerful team is with you. 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 an 8 — Don’t go, yet. Postpone the celebration. Take care of household matters first. Share expenses, but don’t fund a friend’s experiment. Keep your temper, and everything goes according to plan.


Taurus (April 20-May 20)

Today is a 7 — Invest personal energy in a career project. Passions demand attention, so give in to them and appreciate it. Don’t try to buy someone’s affection. Postpone travel for a few days.


Gemini (May 21-June 20)

Today is an 8 — Impulsiveness causes accidents, especially in love and romance. It’s better to take it slow. Remember to do a chore you promised. Play by the book, despite annoying regulations. Focus on what you’re doing.


Cancer (June 21-July 22)

Today is a 9 — Don’t fall for a sob story, make expensive promises orcarelessly purchase anything. Pour yourself into the tasks at hand, and save your money. Go out later, and relax with someone you adore.


Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) 

 Today is a 7 — Avoid an argument over a household issue. Don’t run away from the problem or overspend, even for good reasons. Share private information in private. Change the agreement to suit. Gamble only for love.


Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

Today is a 6 — Take control of your finances. Study is required, and the possibility of error is high. Costs are up there, too. It’s not a good time to be disrespectful. Apply your energies to your career.


Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)

Today is a 7 — Hold on to what you have, and defend your position. Avoid an argument by being respectful. Avoid reckless driving. A friend has helpful connections. Emotional responses tell the story. Maintain objectivity, if possible.


Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

Today is a 9 — A domestic disagreement could disturb the peace. Don’t buy gifts or toys yet. Don’t sell or give away anything belonging to a loved one. Hold your temper, and proceed with caution.


Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) 

Today is a 9 — Work could interfere with travel. A partner provides elbow grease. Negotiations hit rough waters, but don’t spend out of guilt. Avoid speaking out in anger … take a walk to cool down. Allow yourself a luxury.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

Today is a 6 — Don’t tell everyone the news. Let another person represent you. Get with your partner now. You don’t need new stuff … repurpose old stuff instead, and put savings aside. An old trick doesn’t work.


Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

Today is a 7 — Run a reality check instead of forging ahead blindly. Don’t forget to do what you promised. Watch out for hazards; easy does it. Avoid launches and communication blitzes; get into organization and planning.


Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)

Today is a 7 — You love to win. Control is advised, rather than rushing ahead. Success comes slowly today. Face it, and heal. Create new financial options. Wait for a better time to play.