Horoscope for Thursday, August 8, 2019

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Moon Alert

Avoid shopping or important decisions from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Chicago time. After that, the moon moves from Scorpio into Sagittarius.

Aries (March 21-April 19)

Because of the Moon Alert, it’s a poor day for financial decisions and major purchases. Nevertheless, this is a fun-loving, playful day! Enjoy a long lunch with someone. Book off early. Enjoy the arts or get involved in creative projects because you are in touch with your muse.

Taurus (April 20-May 20)

Heed the restrictions of the Moon Alert (see above). However, this is a fabulous day to entertain at home. Invite the gang over for good food and drink! If you are exploring real estate opportunities, wait until the Moon Alert is over before you act.

Gemini (May 21-June 20)

You will enjoy talking to siblings, relatives and neighbors because everyone is in a good mood! You will feel loved by all! Nevertheless, heed the restrictions of the Moon Alert. Restrict spending during the alert to food, gas and entertainment.

Cancer (June 21-July 22)

This is a tricky day. It’s a wonderful day for business and commerce and making a profit; however, during the actual time of the Moon Alert, do not agree to anything important or sign important papers. Just get your information and data then wait.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)

You feel contented and keen to socialize with others. Although traditionally, the planetary aspects are good for financial matters, do not do anything important during the Moon Alert. During this time, restrict your spending to food, gas and entertainment.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

You are pleased with yourself as well as others. You’re glad to be alive and life feels good! However, most of this day is a Moon Alert, which is wonderful for socializing and creative activities — but poor for shopping and business. (See above.)

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)

This is a fabulous day to schmooze with friends or interact with clubs, groups and organizations because the vibes are great! People are energetic and enthusiastic, and happy to see you. Note: If you get involved, don’t volunteer for anything or agree to anything important during the Moon Alert. (See above.)

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

You make a fabulous impression on bosses, parents and VIPs, which is why they might approach you with an offer. Do not accept during the Moon Alert. (See above.) Don’t volunteer for anything during that time. Once it is over — act quickly!

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)

You will enjoy partying, traveling with friends and exploring new ideas because it’s a friendly, upbeat day. However, because most of this day is a Moon Alert, it’s a poor day for important decisions or purchases. (Check Moon Alert above.)

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

Don’t make important financial decisions during the Moon Alert (see above). Having said that, this is an excellent day to benefit from the wealth of others. Keep your pockets open! Once the Moon Alert is over, grab your winnings!

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

Everyone around you will be in good spirits, which is why this is a lovely day to enjoy social occasions, amusements and entertainments. It’s a romantic day as well! In addition to good times with friends and partners, you will also enjoy relating to groups.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)

This is a positive day at work for you because you will get along with co-workers and customers because everyone is upbeat and happy. It’s possible to boost your earnings and explore new projects; however, do not make important decisions during the Moon Alert. Restrict your spending during that time to food, gas and entertainment.

If Your Birthday Is Today

Tennis champ/philanthropist Roger Federer (1981) shares your birthday. You are responsible and realistic. You are also kind, considerate and generous. You are a workaholic striving for perfection. Now is the time to clarify future goals because you are entering a year of exciting changes and new beginnings! Start to define what you want for yourself in the next several years. Be proactive! This year you will feel physically energetic.

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