Horoscope for February 2, 2016



Today’s Birthday (02/02/16). Win together this year. Money flows after spring eclipses (3/8, 3/23), leading to a fork in the road. Focus shifts from finances to a two-year educational adventure after Jupiter enters Libra (9/9). The cash spigot gushes again after autumn eclipses (9/1, 9/16). Provide for the ones you love.

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

ariesAries (March 21-April 19)

— Today is an 8 — your opportunities are limitless. Think big. Make a commitment you’ll enjoy keeping. Don’t fall for a con game. The next two days favor travel, studies and exploration. Keep your budget don’t spend too much. Expand your boundaries and see where it goes.

taurusTaurus (April 20-May 20)

— Today is a 9 — Review your choices over the next two days. Figure out finances and store provisions for the future. Pay a debt. Get a profitable tip from an older person. Consider an investment in your education it may be worth it.

geminiGemini (May 21-June 20)

— Today is an 8 — Go further with a partner today and tomorrow. Join forces for a common goal. You’re making progress. Negotiate and compromise through adjustments. Share your discoveries. Extend your power base. Let the transformation to adulthood happen naturally.

cancerCancer (June 21-July 22)

— Today is a 9 — The pace picks up at work over the next two days. Slow down, breathe and prioritize. Avoid arguments for maximum productivity. Focus on details, one at a time. Check prices before committing to buy.

leoLeo (July 23-Aug. 22)

— Today is an 8 — Get into some fun. You’re attractive, and attracted, today and tomorrow. Get creative, and play with your talents, skills and hobbies. Practice, to take your game to tougher competition. Kindle a romance. Dance together.

virgoVirgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

— Today is a 7 — Be energetic around the house. Family and home issues take the forefront today and tomorrow. Get into domestic projects, and adapt to changing circumstances. Fix something before it breaks. Clean up after making a mess.

libraLibra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)

— Today is an 8 — You can learn what you put your mind to over the next two days. Catch up on reading. Collect the facts, and sift through them. Write your discoveries. Friends will cheer you on. Practice with renewed strength and good health.

scorpioScorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

— Today is a 9 — Focus on making money today and tomorrow. Go for your goal with high hopes. Don’t stir up jealousies or rely on hazey uncertainties. If in doubt, confer with trusted family or partners. Angry words get expensive.

sagittariusSagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)

— Today is an 8 — You’re strong and especially creative for the next few days. You’re attracting positive attention. Keep to practical priorities. It’s a good time for personal transformation. Get outside and move your body. Make an amazing discovery.

capricornCapricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

— Today is a 7 — Contemplate your next move. Rest and recuperate today and tomorrow. Draw inspiration from afar. Get into an intuitive phase. Favor home over travel. Hide away a treasure. Nostalgic retrospection suits your mood. Settle in.

aquariusAquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

— Today is a 9 — Friends give you a boost. Team projects go well today and tomorrow. Provide leadership. Schedule meetings and gatherings. Advance through social means. Use your connections and networks. Talk about what you’d love to see realized.

piscesPisces (Feb. 19-March 20)

— Today is an 8 — The next two days bring lots of career movement. Being well organized helps. Crazy dreams seem possible. Prepare for inspection. Don’t get distracted by old fears. Do what you promised. Listen to someone you trust.

(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 Linda Black Horoscopes and www.nancyblack.com)