Horoscope for March 8, 2013

Nancy Black, Tribune Media Services (MCT)

Today’s Birthday (03/08/13)

What would you love to learn this year? Education remains a constant theme. The first half of the year revolves around home with friends and family. Unleash your playful spirit this summer for a year of creativity.

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 — Things get easier for a few days, especially at school. An opinion is just a phone call away. Something you try at home may fall flat, though. Take the missing action.

Taurus (April 20-May 20) —

Today is a 9 — Consider new opportunities to increase your family’s comfort for the next few days. Avoid anything risky, and keep your eyes open. Creative work takes you higher and higher. Stock up on supplies.

Gemini (May 21-June 20) —

Today is a 9 — Today and tomorrow are good for travel and romance. Plan a vacation. Reassure loved ones that you care by sharing your love, time and true feelings.

 Cancer (June 21-July 22) —

Today is an 8 — To avoid a potential problem, play the game exactly by the book. Career possibilities cross your radar screen. Cut entertainment spending and save up. Accept a hefty assignment.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) —

Today is a 9 — Develop partnerships. You could be tempted to spend, but stick to the budget           +. Let career decisions wait. Listen carefully and learn.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) —

Today is a 9 — Concentrate on your intense workload. It’s actually great! Proceed with caution, and get a lot done. Build a solid foundation with facts and organizational structures. Create a new you.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) —

Today is an 8 — You’re very lucky. Don’t touch your savings. Approve commitments, and stay active on them. Begin planning at home. Avoid criticism with humor.  

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) —

Today is a 7 — Enforce household rules, and focus on home improvement. Expect cash to flow like water. Keep high standards. You’re gaining admirers. It’s not a good time to travel or sell.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) —

 Today is an 8 — You’re in study mode in an intensive learning phase. You have what you need. Leave your money in the bank, except for something you’ve always wanted.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) —

Today is a 7 — There’s money coming in, so keep your budget in mind before spending. Consider travel plans. Don’t overextend, and keep others on course. Join a knowledgeable group.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) —

Today is a 9 — You’re eager to go, and the cash rolls in. As you gain strength, you also gain options. Your friends can show you how. Be patient with bothersome regulations.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) —

Today is a 7 — Conserve resources, and don’t worry about the money. Provide encouragement without losing faith. You’re under a bit more pressure now. Study with a partner. You’ll enjoy being with friends.