Horoscope for August 28, 2015


Today’s Birthday (08/28/15). Your light shines this year. Power and confidence energize you. Lead a charge (after 10/13). Careful stewardship of joint resources grows savings (after 10/27). Make a soulful connection after 3/8. Release worn-out attitudes after 3/23. Follow your heart.

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 7 — Don’t take on more than you can do by the deadline. Notice where the cash flows, and reduce costs. Let a family member handle a problem at home. Authority gets questioned. Avoid jealousies. Discretion is advised.


(April 20-May 20) — Today is a 7 — Meetings could interfere with family time. Turn down a possibility to advance, if it means too much time away. Tempers could flare. Postpone an important decision until you’re sure. Share treats and process the situation.


(May 21-June 20) — Today is an 8 — You go further behind closed doors. Don’t discuss your private life. Monitor expenses, and keep enough cash on hand. Stay out of someone else’s fuss. Bring your social skills and graciousness to the fore.


(June 21-July 22) — Today is a 7 — Schedule carefully to stay the course. Find what you need nearby. Be patient with complainers. Save time by not engaging. Defer romantic gratification. It could get expensive. Get yourself a little treat and keep in action.


(July 23-Aug. 22) — Today is an 8 — Favor slow and methodical over impulsive. Research avoids a wasted trip. Moderate a disagreement or scheduling conflict. Stay in communication, and follow updates closely. Keep someone in the loop who especially appreciates it. Practice random kindness.


(Aug. 23-Sept. 22) — Today is a 9 — Passion’s rising, and the temperature is hot. Achieve your desires with honey and a smile. Take things slowly, or risk mistakes. Think before impulsively spending. Provide comfort and good sense. Enjoy domestic pleasures and simple fare.


(Sept. 23-Oct. 22) — Today is a 7 — Don’t rush! Take your time and get it right. Choose the option that’s best for your family. Love, money and beauty tempt you. A separation is permanent, if you say so. Do more research before venturing forth.


(Oct. 23-Nov. 21) — Today is a 6 — Don’t start until you’re sure where you’re going. Energetic friends stir emotions. Tweak your route. Double-check provisions before heading out. Get local supplies. Weed out stuff you don’t need. Defer gratification a little longer.


(Nov. 22-Dec. 21) — Today is a 7 — Plan a family event. Consider hidden agendas and scheduling conflicts. Things may not go as planned. Remember someone who needs you. The odds of misunderstanding are high, so take extra care articulating communications and listening.


(Dec. 22-Jan. 19) — Today is an 8 — Domestic and professional responsibilities clash. Don’t buy unnecessary stuff. Use charm and humor to work out a solution. Appeal to the greater good. Avoid gossip and jealousies. Listen, and really hear what gets said.


(Jan. 20-Feb. 18) — Today is a 9 — Don’t worry about fault or blame. Tempers could heat up. What matters is what you’re committed to having as a result. You can work out conflicts. Keep your promises, or change them. Business and domestic issues blend.


(Feb. 19-March 20) — Today is a 6 — A walk in nature or peaceful meditation provides the answers you’ve been seeking. No one needs to know how you feel right now. You don’t always have to say yes. Call if you’re going to be late.