Horoscope for March 15, 2013

Nancy Black, Tribune Media Services (MCT)

Today’s Birthday (03/15/13).

You’re grounded and confident, which contributes to your relationships this year. If finances fluctuate, monitor closely and think outside the box for new income sources. Build skills. Love is all around, filling your home until summer, when your wanderlust awakens. Keep it playful and creative.

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 — Your leadership is wanted and welcome. Take a brisk walk to clear your ideas. You’re very goal-minded right now. Love finds a way in the middle of the action.

Taurus (April 20-May 20) —

Today is a 9 — You’re incredibly resourceful right now. Double your effectiveness by listening carefully and aligning your ideas with those of another. Having too much is a good thing.

Gemini (May 21-June 20) —

Today is a 7 — Double-check so you don’t forget something. Trust your intuition. Obsession with details actually helps now. List the possible miracles that you’re willing to have happen.

Cancer (June 21-July 22) —

Today is an 8 — Make money from old items that you don’t need anymore. Don’t sacrifice your standards unless it’s really worth it. You’re up to the challenge. Make long-range plans.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) —

Today is an 8 — Look at the big picture. Voice your desires and concerns to your partner. Respect their considerations, and your own. Listening is key. Don’t bend the rules.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) —

Today is a 9 — Stick to the practical. Do the work yourself and save. Ask your family to help. Breakdowns lead to breakthroughs. Accept a challenge if it pays well. Review your lists. Results are better than expected.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) —

Today is an 8 — Practice your pitch on a loved one before you go public (it makes your life easier). Take care not to provoke jealousies. Your core beliefs drive you. Keep your objective in mind. Consider what others would think.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) —

Today is a 9 — Try something new today. Circumstances could cause a change of route. You have more resources than you thought. Gather up what you’ve got coming. Have faith. Re-assess your aspirations. Watch for a windfall profit.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) —

Today is a 9 — Discover a pleasant resolution in your favor. Look forward to a challenge in which an emotional argument may work best. A loved one provides inspiration; the better you know each other, the stronger the bond.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) —

Today is an 8 — You’re getting smarter. Invest in your business. Costs can vary widely; don’t lose your receipt. Conserve resources, and recycle. Uncover practical objections, and keep to the philosophical high road. Then take some rest and relaxation.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) —

Today is a 7 — Others seek your wisdom and advice. Get together with a good group for solid counsel you can share. Keep asking questions for brilliant insight. You know how to find the answer.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) —

Today is an 8 — Expand your territory. You control the tap, and the profit. Enjoy the abundance; past deeds speak well for you. Handle family responsibilities. Find treasure while tidying up (someone will not be amused if you don’t).