Moon Alert

Caution! Avoid shopping or important decisions from 5:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Chicago time. After that, the Moon moves from Virgo into Libra.

Aries (March 21-April 19)

With your strong focus on home and family plus important interactions with a parent, do not make any purchases during the Moon Alert today. Confine spending to gas, food and entertainment. Make a list of three things to improve your health.

Taurus (April 20-May 20)

This is a creative day for your sign, especially during the Moon Alert. Make note of your creative ideas. During the Moon Alert it’s easy for you to think outside of the box and come up with original concepts.

Gemini (May 21-June 20)

Due to the placement of the sun this week, you are focused on money and cash flow and your possessions. This means you have to be careful during the Moon Alert today. Confine your spending to food, gas and entertainment. A family conversation with a female relative will be frank.

Cancer (June 21-July 22)

You are empowered now with the sun in your sign; however, today’s Moon Alert will make you indecisive and mildly accident-prone. Therefore, pay attention to everything you say and do. Restrict your spending to food, gas and entertainment during the Moon Alert.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)

You want to keep a low profile right now, but with Mercury in your sign, you want to talk to others because you have something to say! Today’s Moon Alert takes place in one of your Money Houses. Therefore, restrict your spending during the Moon Alert to gas, food and entertainment.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

The Moon Alert today takes place in your sign, which makes you feel like a space cadet. Tread water until it is over. Postpone important decisions. Spend money only on gas, food and entertainment. But the Moon Alert is not a waste; it’s a very creative time!

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)

With the sun at the top of your chart, people notice you, especially bosses, parents and VIPs. However, today’s Moon Alert is in a hidden part of your chart. Go figure. This means you might feel indecisive and not know why. Don’t worry. It’s a short window of time.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

This is an excellent day for a heart-to-heart discussion with a close friend, especially a female acquaintance. Although you are also keen to talk to bosses, parents and VIPs, do not agree to anything important or volunteer for anything until after the Moon Alert is over.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)

The Moon Alert today takes place at the top of your chart, creating some confusion with bosses, parents and VIPs. Don’t volunteer for anything. Don’t agree to anything important. Wait until the Moon Alert is over before you make important decisions.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

Today your appreciation of beauty is heightened and your imagination is in overdrive, which means you will enjoy beautiful places, museums, art galleries and gorgeous, architectural buildings. Similarly, you will be fascinated by beautiful ideas and profound philosophies. Check the Moon Alert.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

Because your focus is on shared property and the wealth of others, be aware of the restrictions of the Moon Alert today. Do not sign any important papers or agree to anything important, especially financial matters, during the Moon Alert. Just collect data and make your decisions later.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)

Today the Moon is opposite your sign; however, it is a Moon Alert. This will promote frank, discussions between you and close friends and partners. However, despite this honest give-and-take, it’s a poor time to agree to anything important. Wait until the Moon Alert is over.

If Your Birthday Is Today

Actor Donald Sutherland (1935) shares your birthday today. You are warmhearted, cheerful and always realistic. You are also patient, persevering and loyal. This year is a powerful year of big decisions and major achievements. Think success, power and money! It’s your turn to reap the benefits of the last decade. Expect to attain aspects of power and leadership in all your relationships with others. Activity is key!