Astro Weekly

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2017

ASTRO ADVICE WEEKLY 

December 3 – December 9, 2017

       ARIES (March 21-April 19): Keep talking on the 3rd and 4th until you get your point across. You have a lot to offer and plenty to gain if you are passionate and persuasive when dealing with others. Romance is encouraged, and positive change is within reach. Stay focused on what you have to accomplish on the 5th and 6th, but don’t neglect or try to change someone you love. A short trip on the 7th and 8th will lead to interesting information and new connections. Express interest in collaborating, and offer a sneak peak at what you have to offer. Don’t expect everyone to be honest with you on the 9th. Confusion will set in if you don’t ask questions and mention the concerns you have.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Take care of personal documents, investments and unfinished personal business on the 3rd and 4th. Don’t allow anyone to handle your affairs for you. Staying in control will give you a better idea of where you stand financially as the year comes to a close. Check out the online job market on the 5th and 6th and see what’s available. You may be surprised to find something that suits your qualifications and interests you as well. Changes at home on the 7th and 8th that require you to adapt will be trying but serve a purpose. Visitors will crowd your space but also bring you joy. Enjoy socializing on the 9th, but don’t overspend trying to make a good impression.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Emotions will be close to the surface on the 3rd and 4th. Do your best to stay on track and to live up to your promises. Love and romance are highlighted. Be creative with regard to purchases you make for others on the 5th and 6th. You don’t have to go into debt to prove you love someone. A token along with kindness and sincerity will be sufficient. Get busy fixing up your home on the 7th and 8th and preparing for the end-of-year festivities. Share your feelings and future plans with loved ones, and you’ll get the support you need to move forward. Emotional problems will surface on the 9th if you or someone close to you has not been honest. Make amends.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Rethink your job prospects on the 3rd and 4th, and you’ll figure out a way to move into a better position. Don’t let someone you work with upset you. You’ll find it difficult to contain your emotions on the 5th and 6th. Look for a creative outlet that will help ease your stress and help you prepare for year-end festivities. Make arrangements to pitch in and help those less fortunate on the 7th and 8th. Your contribution will make you feel good as well as make a difference to others. Be careful what you say on the 9th. It will be easy to offend someone who is just trying to help out. Avoid complaining or being overly critical.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Go where the action is on the 3rd and 4th. Your enthusiasm will result in greater popularity. Enjoy shopping sprees and bargain-hunting, and leave time to socialize with friends or romance your lover. Personal money matters, documents and tidying up loose ends should be your intent on the 5th and 6th. Deal with institutions, legal matters and time-sensitive paperwork before it’s too late. Plan something special on the 7th and 8th that will put you in the festive season. Shopping for a purchase you want to make and write off on your tax return should be put into play. Don’t be tricked into something you don’t need on the 9th. A sales pitch will not be all it’s cracked up to be.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Be careful how you handle others on the 3rd and 4th. Partnerships will be faced with uncertainty. A heart-to-heart discussion will help you come to a decision that can change the way you move forward. Get involved in something that is meaningful on the 5th and 6th. The more you do to help others, the better you will feel about yourself. A chance encounter with someone unique will intrigue you. Fix up your home on the 7th and 8th, or make changes to your personal papers, investments or debts that need to be eliminated. Positive changes will ease your stress. Don’t confuse anyone on the 9th by being evasive or skirting issues that need to be discussed.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Look for something exciting to do on the 3rd and 4th. A get-together with friends or relatives whom you don’t see that often will inspire you to travel and communicate more next year. Uncertainty can spark a spat on the 5th and 6th if you aren’t willing to adapt to the changes taking place. Don’t make assumptions; get the facts. A closer look on the 7th and 8th at what you have been doing to earn or raise money will help you decide what it is you really want to do. A partnership looks promising, and romance is encouraged. Be careful not to let someone take advantage of your enthusiasm on the 9th. Only sign up for what you want to do.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Look for alternatives on the 3rd and 4th if you don’t like what you see coming down the pipeline. It’s up to you to make choices that best suit your needs as well as your budget. Good ideas will develop from conversations and experiences you have on the 5th and 6th. Observe how others react, and you will get a good sense of what you should do next. Changes at home look promising. Look at your current financial situation on the 7th and 8th, and you will discover a way to cut your overhead or bring in more cash. Don’t get upset; make the changes necessary to ease your stress. Honest and open communication on the 9th will help stifle a difficult situation.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Turn your thoughts into actions on the 3rd and 4th. Partnerships will give you the added push you need to finish what you start. Change will encourage you to diversify and embrace new beginnings. Do what you can to help others on the 5th and 6th, but not at your expense. Offer suggestions, but don’t take over someone else’s responsibilities. Potential gains can be made on the 7th and 8th through property investments, settlements or changes you make to cut your overhead. Pay more attention to personal relationships. Romance is encouraged. Truth matters on the 9th, and anything short of the facts will be looked upon as a shortcoming on your part. Live up to your promises and expectations.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Talking to superiors or dealing with institutions or government agencies will be tricky on the 3rd and 4th. Being backed into a corner will lead to frustration and anger. Take a moment to investigate all of your options. Head in a unique direction on the 5th and 6th, and you will catch others off-guard. It’s important to have your plans in place before you begin. Precision and facts will help you get what you want. You can revise contracts, settlements or money matters on the 7th and 8th if you take intelligent measures to adjust your overhead and lifestyle. Take better care of your health on the 9th. Proper diet and regular exercise will turn out to be beneficial.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Intellectual stimulation will lead to all sorts of new ideas on the 3rd and 4th. Share your thoughts, offer suggestions and take part in events that give you a platform to express your concerns. Emotional spending will leave you cash-poor on the 5th and 6th. Look for a way to make your money grow, not depreciate. Don’t fold under pressure or give someone the upper hand. Negotiate on your own behalf. Partnerships are featured on the 7th and 8th. Formulate agreements and discuss important matters that will influence your future. Romance is highlighted. An emotional situation on the 9th will lead to stress and lowered vitality. Be reasonable, and you’ll find a solution that is unanimously received by everyone involved.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Face opposition as well as your own demons on the 3rd and 4th. Make amends and put the past behind you. Know when to admit you were as much to blame as anyone else. Pick up where you left off on the 5th and 6th. Take care of unfinished business and put personal matters to rest so that you can head into next year without regrets, losses or disappointments. Rethink your current direction on the 7th and 8th and consider your options. It’s never too late to make a change; where there is a will, there is a way. Self-awareness begins with honesty and should be what you strive for on the 9th. A retreat or personal assessment will do you good.

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