Horoscope for January 26, 2015

Today’s Birthday (01/26/15). Fortune smiles on teamwork and partnership this year. Get involved in community projects. Take leadership and strengthen support networks. Save the gravy from a profit surge after 3/20. A new phase in romance arises after April, and you could be tempted to bold adventure. Grow family prosperity this autumn. Ignore petty distractions. Focus on what’s important. Prioritize love.

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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 — Focus on making money today and tomorrow. Cash flow improves nicely. Enjoy this lucrative phase. Take advantage and keep accounting current. Record where the money’s coming from and where it’s going. You can beautify without breaking the bank.

Taurus (April 20-May 20)

Today is a 9 — No more procrastination. Tackle a personal challenge. You’re stronger for the next two days, with the Moon in your sign. ┬áSomeone’s paying attention. Prepare to launch a passion project.

Gemini (May 21-June 20)

Today is an 8 — You’re especially sensitive and intuitive today and tomorrow. Get quiet and listen to the unspoken clues. Contemplate your next move. Something’s coming due. Worry wastes time. Review priorities, and plan the steps to take. Slow down and rest.

Cancer (June 21-July 22)

Today is an 8 — A friend comes up with a new money-making scheme. Shipping or mechanical delays could disrupt the plan. Support their game and they’ll be there for you. Encourage and propose solutions. Provide food at an opportune moment.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)

Today is a 9 — Crazy dreams seem possible. Take on more responsibility over the next few days. Forge ahead with a career upgrade. Assume leadership. Talk over the possibilities with your partner and friends. They can see your blind spots. Listen.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

Today is an 8 — ┬áMake plans and reservations. Research the best prices and locations. Expand your territory and your mind. New opportunities for adventure present themselves. Explore new flavors and exotic ways of thinking.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)

Today is a 9 — Attend to shared finances over the next two days. Manage accounts and file documents. Prepare to negotiate carefully. Keep insurance, fees, bills and policies current. You can get the terms you want. Ask for specifics. Wheel and deal.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

Today is a 7— Negotiate for the long run. Let a strong leader take charge. Listen graciously. Your partner really shows up over the next two days. Your admiration grows. Share you appreciation. Give in to romance and caring. Love fills you up.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)

Today is an 8 — It’s getting busy. Add elegance to the proceedings by dressing professionally. Put your back into your efforts. Follow the rules. Provide value. Over the next two days, work to get your ideas into action.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

Today is an 8 — Play the game you’ve been practicing. Apply your creativity to artistic pursuits. Make decisions about color and design. Spend time with family, and relax with hobbies, sports and amusements. Focus on doing what you love with dear ones.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

Today is an 8 — Stay close to home for a couple of days. Get into interior decoration and style. Plan a project, and put together a budget before you shop. Household matters need attention. A little color goes a long way.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)

Today is an 8 — You’re extra brilliant for the next two days. Dig deeper into a favorite subject. You feel like you’re emerging from a cocoon. Share it with someone who could benefit. Teach what you’re learning.