Horoscope for January 16, 2014

Today’s Birthday (01/16/14). Career and financial gain comes naturally this year, as you discover experimental, creative and innovative solutions. Social fun heats up into February, when reinvention sparks with spiritual and philosophical inquiry. Romance flavors spring and summer. Increase fitness and health. Your financial advice helps a partner in mutually beneficial ways. Repay, refinance and reinvest for resilience. Choose love.

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 5 — Take care with changes of routine. Still, what would you do if you knew failure was impossible? Romantic challenges are all worth it. Love’s a comfort when money’s tight (and more fun when it’s not).

Taurus (April 20-May 20)

Today is a 6 — In case of conflict between home and career, family comes first today and tomorrow. Don’t gamble now. Wait for later on a project, and avoid arguments about money. Authorize improvements. You’re gaining respect. Get domestic.

Gemini (May 21-June 20)

Today is a 5 — Save out enough for expenses. You’ll concentrate well today and tomorrow. Passions flare and then fizzle. The possibility of error is high now. Be fair to avoid jealousies. Things are starting to make sense. Take it easy.

Cancer (June 21-July 22) 

Today is a 6 — Discover a useful time management tool and use it. Household finances take priority. Get supplies and groceries. A Full Moon turning point arrives in a relationship. Hold your temper and work things out. Don’t travel far.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)

Today is a 5 — Assert your desires over the next two days. A new phase begins with this Full Moon in your sign. Saving gets easier. Offer love and support when spending time with friends. Your power is increasing.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) 

Today is a 6 — A Full Moon turning point arises regarding institutions, spirituality and magic. You’re extra intuitive today and tomorrow. Postpone a romantic rendezvous or creative endeavor. Clarify your direction with friends. A new opportunity gets you thinking.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)

Today is a 6 — Cooperation comes easily today and tomorrow. Rally the team. Inject passion into the moment. This Full Moon opens a financial turning point. There’s a new opportunity for profit. Avoid distractions and stay in action. Stay flexible.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

Today is a 7 — Patience usually wins. Career matters demand your attention today and tomorrow. A new phase dawns in your professional confidence. Postpone an outing. Save caustic comments until later. Watch expenses. You achieve a new balance.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)

Today is a 6 — Follow emotions, as well as intellect. Don’t travel quite yet. This Full Moon brings a new phase in your education; consider attending a seminar or workshop over the next two days. Passion guides your decisions.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

Today is a 5 — Do more research before advancing. Opposites attract even more so now. Haste makes waste. This Full Moon in Leo brings a turning point in your savings and values. Get practical today and tomorrow. Postpone an outing.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

Today is a 5 — Postpone gratification. Your partner wants your time, not your money. Everybody’s more willing to compromise for the next few days. This Full Moon brings a turning point regarding your self-image. Try on another’s view.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)

Today is a 6 — Focus on work today and tomorrow. Solve a problem. The Leo Full Moon brings a shift in priorities. Check carefully for plan changes. The workload is getting intense. Stand up for what’s right. You’re extra attractive now.