August 7 - 13, 2016
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Inconsistency will be your downfall on the 7th and 8th. Try to hone in on what you want to do. Letting your emotions take over will be when the trouble begins. Relax and take a moment to consider your options. If you are going to spend money on the 9th, 10th and 11th, invest in your residence or personal and professional growth. A practical approach to how you earn your living or handle your cash will help you avoid emotional spending. Socialize or network and good opportunities will open up for you on the 12th and 13th. Don't be shy; express your interest and present what you have to offer. A change of location will inspire you to do something you've never done before.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Join in and participate in whatever is going on around you on the 7th and 8th. Whether at work, doing something with the kids or on vacation, this is a great time to reassess your current lot in life and consider new possibilities. Your emotions will bring out the best in you on the 9th, 10th and 11th. Share your feelings and intentions with someone you want to spend more time with. Partnerships will grow from the communication you initiate, offering you plenty of food for thought regarding your next move. Emotional incidents on the 12th and 13th can turn into a costly situation. Don't pay for someone else's mistake. Offer suggestions, but refrain from getting involved. Your priority should be love and romance.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Move forward cautiously on the 7th and 8th. You'll need to use your persuasiveness to avoid opposition. Expect someone to try and control a situation that will affect you. An unexpected change of plans on your part will help you dodge discord. A creative idea you offer on the 9th, 10th and 11th will help bring about positive changes at work or to an organization that heads a cause you believe in. Test the suggestions yourself, and you will be considered to lead the project. Don't be tempted to indulge. A partnership will be under emotional duress on the 12th and 13th. Look at both sides of whatever issues arises. Altering the way or where you live will be beneficial.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Don't worry about what's going on outside your circle or area on the 7th and 8th. If someone makes an unexpected change, walk away and do your own thing. Your priority should be home, family, romance and nurturing positive relationships. Any chance to travel or work on something unique or creative should be your first choice on the 9th, 10th and 11th. There will be plenty of interesting people you will meet who will encourage you to use your mental resources and imaginative ideas to accomplish your life goals. Problems will arise on the 12th and 13th regarding money matters and overspending. Don't get angry. Figure out how you can budget your way out of debt. Cut personal overhead first.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): On the 7th and 8th, share your true feelings with someone you love, and you will bring about positive changes to your relationship as well as to your home environment. Togetherness will result in fun activities and a stable future. Look at investment possibilities on the 9th, 10th and 11th. You may be tempted to go overbudget, but if you use your imagination, you will see possibilities in something within your price range. It's what you do with what you've got that counts. Get down to the nitty-gritty on the 12th and 13th. Explore avenues that will help you bring about positive change without jeopardizing your relationships with others or your financial interests. Do your own research.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Look over your personal financial, legal or contractual documents on the 7th and 8th, and make applicable changes to avoid loss or mistakes. Don't discuss your personal affairs with anyone until you are certain you have secured your position. A pleasure trip or getting together with someone from your past will bring back memories that inspire you to revisit old dreams on the 9th, 10th and 11th. Don't let someone's negativity or demands stifle your plans. If you see something you want, go after it. Emotions will flare up on the 12th and 13th if you are too open about the way you feel. Bide your time. Get out and do things you enjoy. Avoid a dispute at all costs.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Get out and have some fun on the 7th and 8th. Enjoy friends, relatives or exploring new interests. Check out all the pros and cons before signing up for something that appears to have too much red tape to deal with. Balance will be necessary on the 9th, 10th and 11th if you want to avoid being forced into a situation that doesn't really fit your principles or your budget. Concentrate on the things you can do, and you will make a difference to a cause you believe in and feel satisfaction regarding what you've been able to accomplish. The changes you make on the 12th and 13th will give you more time to play and have fun with the people you love.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Keep emotional issues to yourself on the 7th and 8th. You are best to concentrate on the things that will help you build an alliance with the people who can help you reach your goals. A romantic gesture will have a positive impact on your life. Share your feelings on the 9th, 10th and 11th, and you will be able to make the changes to your work or home environment that will be more conducive to productivity. Romance is highlighted and will make a difference to the way you live and move forward. Deal with money matters on the 12th and 13th. Disagreements over spending and sharing responsibilities are best handled with an open mind. An unorthodox method will bring the best results.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Take an easy, laid back approach to whatever you face on the 7th and 8th. Your time is best spent figuring out ways to engage in activities that will have a positive emotional influence on you. Activities that include your lover or children are encouraged. A secretive approach to personal matters will be essential on the 9th, 10th and 11th. Dealing with institutions, travel plans or complaints will not bode well. Analyze whatever situation you face that involves other people before you suggest alternative solutions. Time is on your side. Emotions will surface on the 12th and 13th if you share your thoughts and feelings. Don't let anger set in, causing bad vibes between you and someone you love. Challenge yourself, not others.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Keep an eye on situations that appear to be in constant flux on the 7th and 8th. Being prepared will give you a chance to take advantage of an opportunity that can change your future. Don't trust anyone with your personal matters. Being hands-on will result in positive results. A work-related matter will have a positive impact on your reputation on the 9th, 10th and 11th. Don't hesitate to negotiate and sign contracts. Plan a celebration with someone you love. Matters concerning institutions or medical problems will surface on the 12th and 13th, causing emotional upset. Don't leave anything to chance or take an unnecessary risk. Avoid places and situations that have the potential to become violent. Be proactive, and protect against maltreatment.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Check out the job market on the 7th and 8th, and update your resume to qualify you for a position that intrigues you. Business contracts and negotiations will go well. Greater stability is heading your way. Be careful how you express your feelings on the 9th, 10th and 11th, or you will hurt someone's feelings and end up having regrets. Put your effort into self-improvement, making travel plans or learning something new. A relationship will face difficulty if you cannot delegate responsibilities equally. Look for a way to help others on the 12th and 13th, and you will find a way to help yourself as well. Listen carefully to what's being said, but don't make a fuss. Everyone is entitled to an opinion.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Keep a close watch over your finances on the 7th and 8th. You'll be inclined to think you have more than you do in the bank. Unnecessary spending is apparent due to demands being put on you by younger and older family members. You can clear up unfinished business on the 9th, 10th and 11th. Once you are free and clear of pressing responsibilities, concentrate on important relationships and making plans. Romance should be a priority, not complaining and disagreeing with someone who's got your back. Emotions will flare up on the 12th and 13th if you don't nurture relationships. Tell someone special who you love and appreciate what he or she does for you.