Horoscope for May 5, 2013

Nancy Black, Tribune Media Services (MCT)


Today’s Birthday (05/05/13).


A financial boost lasts until summer; spending tempts, but save and whittle down debt instead. Participate with groups that make a difference. Work near home during May, June, October and November for best productivity. Maintain wellness with healthy lifestyle practices. Build partnerships for exciting new possibilities. Felicidades! To get the advantage, check the day’s rating: 10 is the easiest day, 0 the most challenging.


Aries (March 2 1-April 19)

— Today is an 8 — Take the philosophical high road, which may mean more effort. Schedule carefully  All does not go as planned, although it works out. Consider relocation. Go with your heart.


Taurus (April 20-May 20)

— Today is an 8 — Communication problems cause delays. Let your mind wander. Accept a boost, as time tests your findings. Work smarter, not harder. Stay out of another’s argument. Keep promises. It takes discipline.


Gemini (May 21-June 20)

— Today is a 7 — Leave treasures at home. Put in a correction to clarify temporary confusion. Make extra time for loved ones. Let somebody else represent you. Acknowledge limitations. Then, see what you can afford. Accept well-earned praise.


 Cancer (June 21-July 22)

— Today is an 8 — Don’t use a new method yet. Check correspondence carefully. Disagreement leads to a better plan. Attend a party close to home. Negotiate, don’t demand. True love’s not for sale. Enjoy your surroundings.


Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)

— Today is an 8 — If the first idea doesn’t work, come up with something else. Go slow on spending for a bit longer, but tip generously for services. Play by the book. Offer encouragement.


Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

— Today is an 8 — List your considerations. Loved ones help you stay objective. Don’t push your personal agenda now, or throw away something you’ll need later. Check facts. Provide leadership and succeed.


Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)

— Today is a 9 — Anything goes. Communicate from home, as conditions change. You’re extra attractive. Consider what you want. State your terms. Sort out the details. Study, compromise and win. Punctuate the agreement with optimism.


 Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

— Today is a 7 — A disagreement erupts. Do the homework. Is it about money or power? There’s not as much as expected. Consider fringe benefits. Finish a job before it’s due. Acknowledge loyalty. Go out with friends later.


Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)

— Today is an 8 — An attractive invitation arises, and a temporary setback. Consult an older individual. You could make a quick getaway. You’re tempted to overspend. Remember household responsibilities.


Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

— Today is an 8 – Awake to practical advice regarding an upsetting discovery. Postpone travel again. Pay bills, but keep enough on hand. Invest in love. Include hidden resources in your computations. Devote yourself to the process.


Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

— Today is a 7 — Check work for errors to avoid a rude awakening. Quick action now could get through. Don’t spend or talk about it yet. Emotions center on money, but cash may not be the core issue.


 Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)

— Today is an 8 — Postpone an outing, as meetings interfere with private time. Your career takes a mega-leap. At first, you don’t feel understood or appreciated. Try not to lose your temper with squabblers. Liquidity improves.