Astro Advice Weekly for January 06, 2013

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Set up financial boundaries that will help you stick to your budget on the 6th and 7th. Re-evaluate your current relationships with business and personal partners. On the 8th and 9th, take care of your responsibilities swiftly so you can enjoy spending time with someone you consider special. An opportunity will come your way through an old associate. On the 10th and 11th, take a moment to consider all the consequences before you jump into any situation that can alter your life personally or professionally. The right choice is imperative. Let your past experience guide you on the 12th regarding a personal matter that can change your looks, attitude or direction.

TAURUS (Apr 20-May 20): Put more time and emphasis on partnerships, communication and deciding which endeavors suit you best on the 6th and 7th. Don't mess with unpredictable people. On the 8th and 9th, look over papers that concern legal or financial matters left over from last year, and you will discover a way to make improvements or complete what's pending. Make your move on the 10th and 11th. You can get your point across, get ahead educationally or enhance your skills. Take any opportunity to travel or learn. Don't mess with authority on the 12th. You'll need to take care of responsibilities if you want to avoid criticism or opposition. Compromise is encouraged.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): On the 6th and 7th, put in extra hours working in order to finish a project that should have been completed last year. A change in position due to someone noticing your expertise can be expected. Emotional matters will surface on the 8th and 9th. Embrace what's happening and do your best to resolve any issues that someone you care about might have with you. Work, money, investments and any medical issues you have should be taken care of on the 10th and 11th. Sign a contract or agree on a settlement, and you will ease your stress. A short trip or taking on a challenge that allows you to use your physical skills will be a good way to meet interesting people on the 12th.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Use your imagination on the 6th and 7th, and you will come up with a really good idea. Socialize with people you find interesting, and share your thoughts, but don't feel you need to pick up the tab. A false sense of security can cause you to make a mistake on the 8th and 9th. Reserve judgment and bide your time before making a commitment. On the 10th and 11th, you'll be drawn into a partnership that can change the way you do things in the future. Embrace what's being offered. Love is in the stars. Be careful how you handle money and what you promise others in terms of financial and physical help on the 12th. You can do only so much. Avoid being taken for granted.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): On the 6th and 7th, start to make the changes that will ensure you head in the right direction this year. Picking up information or skills that will contribute to your advancement is a good place to begin. A change of plans regarding a social event will work in your favor on the 8th and 9th. Adapting to whatever circumstances arise will ensure that you get something out of whatever you do. Size up your situation on the 10th and 11th regarding work, how well you get along with colleagues and the changes that will make you and your performance more efficient. Emotions, frustration and anger must not be allowed to fester on the 12th. Focus on what you can do to please instead.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Network, share your thoughts and discuss your plans for work-related matters with peers, colleagues and potential clients on the 6th and 7th. Control how you respond to emotional issues that surface at home. Confusion regarding what you are up to at work may raise questions at home on the 8th and 9th. Try to please someone you love. You've got all the right moves on the 10th and 11th, but if you try to overdo it, you will fall short. Socialize and you will enhance your reputation as well as your love life. Beautify your surroundings on the 12th, but do not make impulsive purchases that will put you over your budget. Don't hire someone if you can do the work.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): You may want to backtrack and do some of the things you've been asked to take care of at home on the 6th and 7th. Being responsible will help you avoid an unexpected change in your lifestyle. You may need to incorporate a little excitement into your life on the 8th and 9th if you want to take your mind off your personal worries. Physical activities will help ease your stress. On the 10th and 11th, you need to keep a clear head and refuse to let anyone meddle in your affairs and do whatever it takes to protect you, your loved ones and your assets. Clear up any misunderstanding on the 12th as quickly as possible. The damage control you do now will spare you grief later.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Take on added responsibilities on the 6th and 7th, and you will excel socially. It's what you do for others and how you treat friends and family that will impress onlookers. On the 8th and 9th, make plans based on past experience and information you have picked up regarding people, places and events that interest you. Having a greater interest in experimenting with different lifestyles will bring a relationship you have with someone to a make it or break it point on the 10th and 11th. Consider what you really want before you make your next move. A short trip will lead to an interesting opportunity that will allow you to try something that tempts you on the 12th.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Secrets must be kept if you want to avoid an argument on the 6th and 7th. Protect your past, and you will be able to make positive personal changes that will secure your position. Emotions will surface on the 8th and 9th and should be used romantically. Don't take a chance when it comes to a personal relationship. Honesty will be a must if you want to avoid being caught in a lie. Consider your dreams on the 10th and 11th, and you'll find a way to incorporate something you love to do into a lucrative pursuit. Reconnecting with someone from your past on the 12th will open up new possibilities concerning old ideas. Make plans to reunite and share thoughts.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Start the year off with a push. Make a point of striving to get a better job or using your skills to get ahead on the 6th and 7th. Serious talks will lead to interesting prospects. Make sure you follow through with any promises you make on the 8th and 9th. Someone will hold you accountable. Consistency will be what maintains your reputation. Your responsible attitude on the 10th and 11th will give you the edge when it comes to getting things done and winning points, clients and a better position. Don't argue with anyone on the 12th, or you may deter your chance to further your interests financially, emotionally or personally. Compromise if necessary.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Don't let emotional matters lead to frustration and a lack of communication on the 6th and 7th. You have to stand up for your rights, but you must be willing to meet any opposition you face halfway. Anger must be dissipated on the 8th and 9th if you plan to get things done with the least amount of trouble and interference. Caution must be taken while traveling or engaging in physical activity. Listen carefully on the 10th and 11th. Following the rules will make a difference to the outcome of a situation of which you are involved. Focus on your needs on the 12th. Put your life in perspective, and you'll know exactly what's required to reach your personal goals.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): You can pick and choose with confidence knowing that you will end up with the best deal, contract arrangement agreement or settlement possible on the 6th and 7th. You've got the goods and can reach your goals. On the 8th and 9th, an emotional matter will get blown out of proportion if you haven't been upfront about what you are offering and what you expect. Honesty and straightforwardness will be necessary. A last-minute alteration must not be allowed to stifle your progress on the 10th and 11th. Adapt and move forward. Expect someone to use guilt tactics on the 12th to get you to contribute emotionally, financially or physically to something that doesn't inspire you.

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