Horoscopes For February 1, 2015

Nancy Black, Tribune Content Agency

Today’s Birthday (02/01/15). This is your year for creative collaboration! Nurture and cultivate friendships and partnerships. Fantasies and dreams can make (and lose) money. Keep it well-planned and organized before committing funds. Work gets especially profitable after 3/20. An educational problem could require travel after 4/4. Family finances can especially grow after 10/13… watch the budget closely. Share appreciations.

To get the advantage, check the day’s rating: 10 is the easiest day, 0 the most challenging.


(March 21-April 19) — Today is a 9 — New developments lead to changes at home. Wait to make conclusions. Dreamy and cozy lingering seems tempting today. Listen to your intuition. Watch out for difficulties. Someone’s counting on you. Keep the faith.


(April 20-May 20) — Today is a 7 — Circumstances shake up some emotion. Talk can be worth more than action today. Resolve whatever’s in the way of the possibility you’re going for. A bird in the hand is worth two out there.


(May 21-June 20) — Today is an 8 — Brief finances require clarification. A chance meeting could cause emotional upheaval. Release tension and let it go. Take a walk outside. Revive a dream. You don’t need to know how. Don’t argue with the truth. Provide leadership.


(June 21-July 22) — Today is a 9 — Postpone travel if you can. Take an opportunity to watch and learn. Don’t take financial risks, even though the impossible seems possible. Don’t skip the planning phase. Study the competition, and lay the groundwork.


(July 23-Aug. 22) — Today is a 7 — Peaceful contemplation and daydreaming appeals today. Write down your reflections and research. Plan an upcoming project, and get creative in your speculation. Record intuitive inspirations. Save opinions for later. Spin a tale of romance.


(Aug. 23-Sept. 22) — Today is an 8 — Stay on plan, despite tempting invitations. Work out who’s doing what with the team. Conditions seem unsettled. Comfort a frustrated friend. Consider another’s objections. Keep communication open. Love creates an illusion. Consider all options.


(Sept. 23-Oct. 22) — Today is a 7 — In temporary confusion, don’t lose your head. Don’t believe everything you read or fall for a con. Consider hidden angles. Use your poker face. Expect a big emotional shift. Resolve disagreements patiently, saving time and hassle later.


(Oct. 23-Nov. 21) — Today is a 9 — Romantic flights of fantasy may tempt you, but don’t move yet. Don’t let your fears take control. Domestic comforts soothe your spirit. The best things in life are still free. Create a work of art.


(Nov. 22-Dec. 21) — Today is a 7 — Avoid overspending on fantastic schemes. Temporary expenses can drain funds if unchecked. Make sure you have all the facts, especially when chaotic. Clean up a mess close to home. Do a favor for your partner.


(Dec. 22-Jan. 19) — Today is an 8 — Hunt for buried treasure with someone fun. Watch for a mistake or change in plans. Surprises are possible. Don’t worry about false promises. Imagine growth. Work together on a profitable venture. Handle immediate priorities.


(Jan. 20-Feb. 18) — Today is an 8 — Don’t waste money (despite the ease). Ignore the seductive call of an expensive piper. Focus on short-term goals, and provide great service. Get creative. Play with color and style. Try for a diverse look.


(Feb. 19-March 20) — Today is an 8 — Things may not go as planned. Revise your idea of perfection and find a possible solution. It’s a good time to sell. Post pictures or video. Take care with sharp objects. Follow the fun.

(Astrologer Nancy Black continues her mother Linda Black’s legacy horoscopes column. She welcomes comments and questions on Twitter, @lindablack. For more astrological interpretations visit www.lindablack.com and www.nancyblack.com)