Aries (March 21-April 19): Today is a 7 — Communication and education are central themes as Mercury enters Gemini for the next few weeks. Words flow with velocity. Ignore prejudices and complaints (including your own). Obstacles today add chaos. Weed out impractical ideas, and focus on handling a structural problem. Follow the fun.

Taurus (April 20-May 20): Today is a 7 — Discover new ways to bring in cash over the next few weeks with Mercury in Gemini. Communication with connections facilitates a rise in profits. Maintain objectivity. Hold out for what you think is best. Old tricks don’t work as well as expected… keep practicing.

Gemini (May 21-June 20): Today is an 8 — For almost three weeks, you’re exceptionally quick and clever with Mercury in your sign. Focus on personal adaptability. You can shift what’s needed for the result you want. Plan your strategy for profit and savings, and proceed with caution. Make sure equipment’s in good repair.

Cancer (June 21-July 22): Today is a 7 — Get thoughtful over the next few weeks with Mercury in Gemini. Introspective inquiries reveal hidden layers of beauty and complexity. Listen to your angels. Don’t get limited by the past. Try a different tack. Mix traditional wisdom with a fresh perspective. Take charge.

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Leo (July 23-Aug. 22): Today is an 8 — For the next few weeks with Mercury in Gemini your team is extra hot and negotiations go well. Collaborate, schmooze and share info. Friends are eager to help, but could distract you with diversions. Keep your promises, and stick to the plan.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Today is an 8 — Advance your career over the next few weeks with Mercury in Gemini. Evaluate your position. There could be a test. Finish a lingering renovation project. Don’t spend overmuch on expert opinions. Follow regulations and treat authority respectfully. Fix it and move on.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Today is an 8 — For about two weeks with Mercury in Gemini, expand your influence as new opportunities arise. Envision the long-range implications. Explore, travel and satisfy your curiosity without getting extravagant. Friends remind you what’s important. As the initial phase ends, plot your next move.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Today is a 7 — Talk over financial changes and new circumstances with your family over the next few weeks with Mercury in Gemini. Reassess your assets. Reduce your personal workload. Financial paperwork makes more sense now. Cut unnecessary frills, and hone your budget to your true priorities. Attitude is everything.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Today is a 7 — Keep cutting expenses, especially on entertainment. Your partner teaches you new tricks over the next few weeks with Mercury in Gemini. Use practical building blocks. Let others do the talking, and practice focusing your listening. It seems easier to understand what they want.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Today is an 8 — Follow the money trail. You’re better at solving puzzles over the next few weeks, with Mercury in Gemini. Don’t touch your savings. Great discipline is required. At least the work is interesting… work on articulating the perfect words to get your point across.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Today is an 8 — Get your chores done early. Keep decreasing your obligations. For about two and a half weeks, it’s easier to find the words with Mercury in Gemini. Communications barriers dissolve. Expressing your affection comes naturally. Write a story, make a video, and pitch your latest project.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20): Today is a 7 — Accept or assign responsibility in a difficult situation. Take it slow. Resolve issues creatively. Curtail spending. You find it easier to express yourself at home over the next few weeks, with Mercury in Gemini. Communicate with your family, and share the load. Work together.