Today’s Birthday (11/16/20). Benefits flow this year through communications, networking and connection. Maintain steady creative practices to realize your vision. Joint finances take a twist this winter, leading to a personally profitable phase. Summer brings diminished cash flow, before your shared fortunes rise. Write your masterpiece.


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 — The road ahead may not look as imagined. The more you learn, the bigger mess you discover. Clean up what you can. Start at home.


Taurus (April 20-May 20) — Today is an 8 — Financial fantasies and reality don’t match. Focus on immediate family needs. Avoid retail therapy. Reduce consumption. Conserve valuable resources. Collaborate for shared gain.


Gemini (May 21-June 20) — Today is a 7 — Collaborate for practical priorities with your partner. Things could seem chaotic. Stay flexible to adapt to changing conditions. Discover solutions. Invent new possibilities together.


Cancer (June 21-July 22) — Today is a 7 — Avoid distractions. Something doesn’t work as it should. Don’t give in to disappointment. Compromise. Adjust and revise your moves. Physical action gets results.


Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) — Today is a 9 — Have fun with someone you love. Prioritize inexpensive, low risk options. Take a walk somewhere beautiful. Enjoy games, puzzles and diversions. Cook up some romance.


Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) — Today is a 7 — Make domestic repairs and upgrades. Fix what isn’t working. Clean and reduce clutter. Find new purpose for unused things or give them away. Less is more.


Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) — Today is an 8 — You can solve a puzzle. Get creative. Slow to avoid mistakes. Monitor news. The truth gets revealed. Share views and feelings. Adapt plans.


Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) — Today is an 8 — Keep financial agreements, deadlines and promises. Stay in communication as circumstances shift. Things may not go as planned. Fantasies dissipate. Expenses can arise. Stay practical.


Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) — Today is a 9 — Focus on personal matters. You can see an unvarnished reality. Do something nice for yourself. Don’t worry about future or past. Enjoy the present moment.


Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) — Today is a 7 — Rest and recharge. Process recent revelations and consider impacts. Envision balance, peace and harmony. Practice peaceful rituals. Meditate and observe. Discover hidden beauty.


Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) — Today is an 8 — A group project requires attention. Focus on practical priorities. Collaborate to navigate a challenge. Adapt to an unexpected reality. Pull together to advance.


Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) — Today is a 7 — Professional breakdowns or obstacles have your focus. Tread carefully. Avoid travel or expense and get productive behind closed doors. Prioritize urgencies and postpone the rest.