Horoscope for September 5, 2013

Today’s Birthday (09/05/13). Your network remains your greatest resource this year. Cherished people provide opportunities, love, nurturing and support … everything you need. Play together, and speak your dreams. Research and plan your moves, especially financially. Cool caution grows your nest egg. Work in partnership, as you go ahead and lead.

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 — Follow directions. Keep the future in mind. You may as well lead. One phase ends and another begins regarding your education, with the New Moon in Virgo. With love, anything is possible.

Taurus (April 20-May 20)

Today is a 6 — You’re learning quickly. Do what you promised. A new door opens regarding your income, reaching a new level of success. Save more for the future. Keep finances confidential and well organized to save time and energy.

Gemini (May 21-June 20)

Today is a 6 — Practical measures help. Listen carefully. Your associates begin a new project to save money. Talk yourself into a new deal. One romantic stage ends and another begins. Accept encouragement. Show your team some appreciation.

Cancer (June 21-July 22)

Today is a 7 — Revise your rules, and stick to them. Document practical aspects of the game. Persuade skillfully. Creativity brings in more wealth. Your work speaks well for you. The best things in life are still free.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)

Today is an 8 — Increase productivity. Perfection pays well. Add some spice to the mix. Flaunt it. Your success depends in part on past performance. Love pleasantly surprises. Get grounded, and connect with the earth. You’re radiant.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

Today is an 8 — A door opens with the New Moon in your sign. Contact a wise old friend. Prepare and consider actions carefully. Use technology to increase efficiency. Startling revelations could affect your course. Your view is respected.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) 

Today is a 6 — Double-check the data to get to the truth. Your theory works! Capitalize on the flow of ideas. Friends keep you on the right path. Make the practical choice. Celebrate with your crew.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

Today is a 6 — Make sure your partner shows a profit. It’s a good time to ask for a bonus. The important stuff is hidden. Close deals and make new contacts. Shop to fit the available space.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)

Today is a 6 — Leave a margin for error. Look at new options. Let your partner take the lead. A dream reveals a new beginning. Write a poem about it. Take it easy. Do something nice for yourself.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

Today is a 7 — Confirm your standards. You’re feeling more secure. Discuss a partnership with a good support person. Let your partner set the rules. You have more than what shows, and your curiosity knows no boundaries. Be persuasive.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

Today is a 6 — You can do it. An older individual supports your plan. You’re getting close to pay dirt, with your brilliant idea. Re-affirm a commitment. Set achievable goals. Maximize security. Wait a bit longer. Then move quickly.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)

Today is a 7 — You’re gaining respect, but don’t ignore reality. It’s a good time to bond with a group. Consult an expert. This leads to more work. Cinch a romantic deal. Your partner provides practical suggestions.