Moon Alert

Avoid shopping and important decisions from 2 to 10:30 a.m. Chicago time. After that, the moon moves from Pisces into Aries.

Aries (March 21-April 19)

This is a feel-good day! Enjoy meeting people! Grab every chance to travel or do anything to expand your world because this will delight you. You will love learning from people with different backgrounds.

Taurus (April 20-May 20)

You’re pleased about financial deals and the support you are getting from others today. (It might even be more than you expected.) Just thank your lucky stars and keep smiling all the way to the bank because it’s an excellent money day!

Gemini (May 21-June 20)

You’re popular today because your positive attitude magnetizes people to you. Everyone wants to be in your company. This is a lovely day to work with charitable organizations that help those who are less fortunate, and you feel gratified to be of service.

Cancer (June 21-July 22)

You make a fabulous impression on bosses, parents, VIPs and the police today. Everyone thinks you walk on water. Not only that, your relations with bosses, parents and people in authority are excellent, which is why they will be receptive to whatever you present to them.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)

Do anything to shake up your routine today because you will have fun! Enjoy travel. If not, be a tourist in your own city. You’ll be intrigued to learn something new and different today. A great day!

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)

This is a wonderful day to discuss an inheritance or decide how to divide or share something because you will come out smelling like a rose. People are generous to you, and you will be generous to them. You magnetize others to you today and you also see that what goes around, comes around.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)

Your dealings with friends, partners and members of the public are fantastic today because people are warm and friendly and so are you. This is a marvelous day to interact with people because you shine in the eyes of others. Go do that voodoo that you do so well!

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)

This is a great day for those of you at work. No matter what you do today, you will be pleased with yourself because you feel healthy and positive. It will please you to learn something new. Relations with co-workers will be positive and mutually beneficial. It’s a win/win day!

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)

This is the perfect day for a vacation, a party, sports events, or playful activities with children. Romance will flourish! People are in the mood to enjoy social occasions. You will also love exploring the arts, the theater and all kinds of fun diversions! (Do get out of bed.)

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)

Because you will love entertaining at home today, invite people over for good food and drink. You might also explore real estate deals or think how to improve where you live. Enjoy the comfort of your home and family today because everyone is upbeat and happy!

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)

Because you’re in such a positive frame of mind today, your relations with others will be positive and mutually beneficial. This is a great day to schmooze with friends and groups. Attend classes, clubs, conventions and conferences because your ability to network will be stellar!

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)

Look for ways to boost your income today. This is a wonderful day for business and commerce because whatever you do will tend to expand in a positive way that will contribute to your well-being or your personal assets and wealth.

If Your Birthday Is Today

Author Margaret Atwood (1939) shares your birthday today. You are brave, perceptive and dedicated to achieving much in life. You have penetrating insight and biting wit. This year you will simplify your life and build solid foundations. Hard work and effort will pay off. Focus your energy in one direction. Physical exercise is important. Explore yoga, martial arts or jogging ā€” any physical discipline that you enjoy.