Horoscopes for October 3, 2015

Nancy Black, Tribune Content Agency

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Discover a new spiritual purpose this year. Consider what you most love, and shift strategies toward that. Craft your message and get it out. Springtime favors career advancement and personal growth. Complete old projects over autumn to clear space for your new path. Provide for family with love.

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 — Household issues require attention. Stick close to home for the next two days. Do what you promised. Get into a project and re-discover hidden treasures. Talk to your family. Follow a wise relative’s advice.


(April 20-May 20)

— Today is an 8 — Begin a new learning phase. Study and practice today and tomorrow. Write down all your discoveries. Don’t go along with a plan if you don’t agree. The other side has the advantage. Expect surprises. Help someone nervous stay calm.


(May 21-June 20)

— Today is a 9 — Private productivity beats public distraction. Read instructions before you do something. Don’t worry about money. An older person’s full of great ideas. Make extra time for loved ones.


(June 21-July 22)

— Today is an 8 — You’re beginning to get more sensitive. Begin a two-day power and confidence phase. Psyche out the opposition. Your experience makes you attractive. Use your charm and cleverness. Get help building any dream you have. Believe in yourself no matter what anyone says.


(July 23-Aug. 22)

— Today is a 7 — It’s easier to finish old projects today and tomorrow. Indulge in philosophical thinking. Slow down and imagine. Promises made now keep, although communications could stall. Talk is cheap. Cash flows in. Flex your artistic muscles.


(Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

— Today is a 7 — Friends are a big help today and tomorrow. Group efforts give great rewards. Visualize beautiful success. Let go of¬†assumptions. Community actions pick up steam. A hunch could get profitable. You never know. Keep confidences. Listen very carefully.


(Sept. 23-Oct. 22)

— Today is an 8 — Plan for two days in the professional spotlight. Abandon old fears. Show respect and gain love. Your charm is captivating. You’re attracting the attention of an important person. Learning new skills leads to new friends. Talk to others.


(Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

— Today is an 8 — The next two days are good for expanding your territory. Embark on an adventure, sharing your itinerary and staying in communication. Confer with family. Reassure a loved one you won’t forget. Commitment leads to miracles. Just relax.


(Nov. 22-Dec. 21)

— Today is an 8 — Handle budget and finances over the next two days. Review accounts, balance and file. Don’t talk about money yet, if you can avoid it. Tomorrow is better. Make repairs, and feed everyone well. Read contracts before signing.


(Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

— Today is a 9 — Today and tomorrow favor negotiations and compromise. Let your partner do the talking. They love you. Expect delays or changes that require juggling. Intuition guides you. Choose words carefully. Tempers flare. Don’t antagonize anyone. Relax in warm water.


(Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

— Today is an 8 — The pace is picking up. Focus on work for the next two days. Add an artistic touch to yourself . Disagreements and misunderstandings could slow the action. Remember what’s really important. Gathering with loved ones is highly, highly recommended.


(Feb. 19-March 20)

— Today is a 7 — There’s more time for love today and tomorrow. Let your talents out. Reaffirm a commitment. Make your decision public. Postpone a financial discussion. Avoid gossip. Play and have fun with dear people.