Horoscope for February 6, 2014

Today’s Birthday (02/06/14). Health and service provide context this year. Listen to emotions and intuition, with Mercury retrograde (today until 2/28). Plan, practice and prepare. March and April favor home improvements, while the solar eclipse (6/10) brings romantic change. Aim for balance, even with travels and adventures. Young people inspire playfulness. Follow your heart. It’s profitable.


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 — For about three weeks with talk and plan with associates. Clean up the place. Don’t take risks. Double check financial transactions. Review recent agreements and decisions. Increase peace through quiet time.

Taurus (April 20-May 20) —

Today is a 9 — Review data to find a hidden truth. Misunderstandings are plentiful for the next three weeks. Ask questions, even if you’re nervous. Repeat what you said to be sure it gets through. Handle outstanding assignments.

Gemini (May 21-June 20) —

Today is a 6 — For the next three weeks revisit creative ideas from the past. A temporary disruption could slow things… have a backup plan. Revisions are necessary. Take your act on the road (after double-checking reservations and roads).

Cancer (June 21-July 22) —

Today is a 7 — For about three weeks, pay off bills. Don’t confront authority or get into legal disputes… it would just get complicated. Watch for technical difficulties. Tune your equipment. Keep decreasing your obligations. Share food and fun with friends.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) —

Today is a 7 — Secure what you’ve achieved over the next several weeks. Continue to increase your authority, although possibilities to advance remain static for a while. Keep practicing, and raise your skills. Make plans, and check equipment for repairs.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) —

Today is an 8 — For three weeks, confusion is more common in groups. Travel can get disrupted or interrupted. Accept responsibility where due, and stay patient. Review documents and sign again as needed. Avoid overspending. Free up some time for peacefulness.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) —

Today is a 7 — For three weeks, you gain most through old contacts and familiar practices. The initial phase of a job is over. Fact and fantasy clash. Keep decreasing public obligations. Pad your schedule for unexpected circumstances, and take quiet time.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) —

Today is an 8 — For about three weeks, hold onto what you have. Better safe than sorry. Avoid risks. Have people over instead of going out. Travel and transportation can get disrupted. Pay extra attention to a partner.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) —

Today is a 9 — Communicate carefully for the next three weeks. Save your insights for later… avoid misunderstandings. This retrograde period is good for organizing, sorting and filing. Clean your desk, and complete old projects. Service breakdowns could slow things.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) —

Today is a 7 — For about three weeks, revise and refine your procedures. Review your notes, to simplify. Dig into a research assignment. Double-check bank statements and financial transactions. Today and tomorrow, play and have fun (especially with family).

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) —

Today is a 6 — Review the data and practice over the next three weeks. Sign papers and contracts after that, if you can wait. Increase support structures. Handle home repairs, especially regarding plumbing. Travel could get tricky. Enjoy home comforts.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) —

Today is a 7 — For the next three weeks, renew old bonds. Review financial contracts and statements. Increase your savings with planning. Wait for a better time to take risk or make major decisions. Review the pros and cons thoroughly first.