Today’s Birthday (11/05/20). Communication is your golden key this year. Disciplined creative practices can unlock unimagined opportunities. Strategize with your partner to pivot to new markets this winter, before a lucrative surge. Prepare for summer income slowdowns, before a shared endeavor picks up steam. Your creative expression flourishes.


To get the advantage, check the day’s rating: 10 is the easiest day, 0 the most challenging.


Aries (March 21-April 19) — Today is a 7 — Take care of family matters. Handle household chores and clean messes. Care for children, animals and your garden. Practice domestic arts. Cook up something delicious.


Taurus (April 20-May 20) — Today is a 7 — Focusing on refining and editing communications rather than taking actions that could backfire. Launch your initiative after it’s ready. Study, revise and polish.


Gemini (May 21-June 20) — Today is a 7 — Don’t gamble with the rent. Stick to practical financial priorities. Discuss possibilities. An opportunity is worth pursuing. Take charge for the results you want.


Cancer (June 21-July 22) — Today is a 9 — Things could feel personal. You may want to rush full speed into a fight; hold back. Consider long-term consequences. Plan carefully for growth and win.


Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) — Today is a 6 — Slow down and think. Wait for developments. Stay practical or invite trouble. Privacy soothes ruffled nerves. Savor routines and rituals. Consider the future you want.


Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) — Today is an 8 — Coordinate with your team. The stakes could seem high. Reconvene to share options and possibilities. Communication gets farther than action now. Together, you’ve got this.


Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) — Today is a 7 — Your work is gaining attention. While the obstacles you face are real, you can navigate them with calm professionalism, patience and persistence. Maintain momentum.


Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) — Today is an 8 — Explore and investigate, although barriers block the road. Monitor conditions and adapt plans to suit. Stay flexible. What can you learn from this experience?


Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) — Today is an 8 — Adapt to shifting financial conditions by monitoring shared accounts closely. Strategize and plan for growth, while staying flexible. Collaborate for common gain.


Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) — Today is a 7 — Consider the impacts of your words and actions before leaping into a mess with your partner. It’s easier to avoid than clean it up. Relax.


Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) — Today is an 8 — Take a walk when stress rises. Physical action provides a release valve. Slow for curves. Don’t push things, or risk accidents. Nurture yourself.


Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) — Today is a 7 — A romantic challenge could arise. Fun plans could get interrupted. If so, postpone what you can to adapt. Prioritize love, beauty and family.