Astro Advice Weekly for January 27, 2013

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Do what you can to make a difference on the 27th and 28th. Helping a cause you believe in or someone working toward betterment or a project you consider interesting will ensure you receive favors in the future. Take a closer look at your work situation on the 29th and 30th. You may need to be more realistic with regard to how you earn your living. Pick up an extra job or skills that will enable you to reach your financial goals. Communication and sharing your thoughts with innovative people at group meetings or functions will help you redesign your standards regarding personal or business partnerships on the 31st, 1st and 2nd. Draw up new guidelines.

TAURUS (Apr 20-May 20): Concentrate on what you can accomplish on the 27th and 28th, not the annoying personal upsets that can get your blood pressure skyrocketing, resulting in a battle that is not winnable. You'll be able to make a contribution and a difference at work on the 29th and 30th. Set up interviews, present projects or form close bonds with colleagues who can contribute to the ideas and plans you have for future development. On the 31st, 1st and 2nd, offering a favor or collecting an old debt can be the beginning of a new approach to the way you deal with people. There is much to gain if you share, accommodate and learn to ask for what you want in return. Victory waits.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Put greater emphasis on home, family and making your life more comfortable and stable on the 27th and 28th. Put the past behind you, and prepare to use innovative ideas to build efficient surroundings conducive to projects that can bring in extra cash. A situation with a friend, relative or lover is likely to get blown out of proportion on the 29th and 30th. Honesty and common sense will be required to minimize damage to your reputation. Broaden your horizons by interacting with people working in a vocation you want to break into on the 31st, 1st and 2nd. Sharing your thoughts will interest someone in a high position who is willing give you a chance.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Proceed with caution on the 27th and 28th. You will face delays and mishaps, and you'll be prone to minor accidents if you let your emotions overrule your common sense. Put more time and effort into your home and family on the 29th and 30th. The things you do for family will help you establish a better relationship with the people most important in your life. Your dedication will bring you great satisfaction and reward. Don't let the little things bother you so much on the 31st, 1st and 2nd. Get out and enjoy what life has to offer. Share your thoughts, and embrace challenges with a passion. What you learn now will help you graciously maneuver your way throughout the year.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Keep your thoughts a secret on the 27th and 28th to avoid getting into a disagreement over money, politics, religion or anything else for that matter. Listen for now and size up the situation and how everyone else is reacting. Put more effort into your own accomplishments on the 29th and 30th. Upgrade your skills or make personal changes that will help you gain ground professionally. Put greater focus on partnerships, contracts, money and health matters on the 31st, 1st and 2nd, and you will avoid a costly mistake. A change may be required if you are to reach your goals. Invest in the skills you have and add more to your resume.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Deception and disillusionment will come into play on the 27th and 28th if you believe everything you are told or you overreact or get involved in overindulgence. Keep life, love and future prospects in perspective. A sudden unexpected change regarding a financial, legal or medical issue can be expected on the 29th and 30th. Put pressure on anyone who has the potential to help you make the right choices. Opt to take action to make personal improvements. On the 31st, 1st and 2nd, a look at your past will help you move forward with confidence. Relying on what you know and how you can get things done will lead to a better position. Acting responsible will win points.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Investing in something you know little about or making a donation because someone makes you feel guilty must be avoided on the 27th and 28th. Focus more on creative endeavors, socializing or getting to know someone better. Emotions will be difficult to control on the 29th and 30th. Get involved in physical activity that challenges you and takes your mind off a situation you cannot change right now. Indulge in events and activities you find exciting and innovative on the 31st, 1st and 2nd, and you will make new friends who will shed some light on a situation that has been perplexing you. Love and romance are on the rise. Enjoy the moment.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Limit your conversations at home on the 27th and 28th. Not everyone will agree with what you want to do. You'll have to prove that you are capable of succeeding with your plans before you will get the support you require. Favors will be granted if you participate in a function that helps out your community on the 29th and 30th. Love is in the stars, and planning a get-together with someone you like will enhance your relationship. On the 31st, 1st and 2nd, fixing up your surroundings will help you avoid a dispute with someone you live with or must deal with daily. Get the go-ahead before beginning a project that will affect others. It's better to be safe than sorry.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): On the 27th and 28th, make changes at home that will ensure greater prosperity and a better chance to find a position that will help you advance and raise your standard of living. Don't be fooled by someone promising you the impossible on the 29th and 30th. Cut through any misinformation and ask the pertinent questions that will help you decipher the best route for you to take. Time is money, and practicality will play a role in your success. Choose what you want to do and with whom you want to work on the 31st, 1st and 2nd. Most importantly, get involved in a project that is interesting, not necessarily the one offering the highest returns.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): You may have to rethink your spending habits to better suit the needs of those you are responsible for on the 27th and 28th. A personal decision can help you lower your overhead. Sticking close to home or getting involved in home improvement projects will help you build a base for a project that lead to greater prosperity on the 29th and 30th. It's time to pick up additional skills or be more diverse with your current attributes. Don't let an emotional issue throw you off guard on the 31st, 1st and 2nd. You must find a way to work alongside people sharing your goals. Stability will give you an edge over competition taking impulsive action. Live and learn through observation.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Partnership problems must be avoided on the 27th and 28th. Listen carefully and do your best to get along and be responsible. If you bide your time, you will get your way in the end. It's attitude that will make the difference in the outcome. Emotional deception is apparent on the 29th and 30th. You must not overreact or indulge if you want to remain in charge. You'll face opposition if you don't use common sense. You've got everything you need to make financial investment opportunities come to life on the 31st, 1st and 2nd. Focus on getting ahead and expanding your dreams, hopes and wishes. Domestic changes will lead to a better relationship with someone you love.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Be careful when dealing with authority figures, institutions or government agencies on the 27th and 28th. You are likely to strike an emotional chord that will cost you. Reserve judgment, and don't share your plans just yet. A partnership will not be as it appears on the 29th and 30th. Question anyone wanting to join you in your quest to start something new. Ulterior motives are apparent and must be resolved before you engage in a joint venture. You'll have more clout than you realize on the 31st, 1st and 2nd. Don't hold back when it comes to obtaining your goals. Strength and courage will far exceed anyone's attempt to make you look bad or take over. Will your way to victory.

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