Today’s Birthday (11/20/19). Golden earnings add up this year. Steady and coordinated connection leads to expansion. Reach a creative peak this winter for a new view and shifting destination. Financial challenges require adaptation next summer, before an educational discovery amazes you. Provide stewardship for what you love.

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 an 8 — Buy, sell and discuss finances. Money, invoices and payments flow with greater ease now that Mercury’s direct. There’s less confusion. Sign contracts and negotiate deals.

Taurus (April 20-May 20) — Today is a 6 — Listen to your heart. Partnership misunderstandings diminish. Communication is clarified naturally with Mercury direct. It’s easier to compromise and reach consensus. Send love letters and invitations.

Gemini (May 21-June 20) — Today is an 8 — A physical obstacle dissolves. It’s easier to concentrate and communicate with Mercury direct for three months. Traffic flows with greater ease. Discover health solutions.

Cancer (June 21-July 22) — Today is an 8 — It’s easier to express feelings with Mercury direct. Practice the art of seduction. Share your passion, possibilities and affection. Get creative. Listen to your muses.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) — Today is an 8 — Family communications flow with greater ease now that Mercury is direct. Collaborate and strategize. Share your visions. Talk about what you want to create.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) — Today is an 8 — It’s easier to learn and express now that Mercury’s direct. Creative efforts leap forward. Sign papers, and post and publish your views. Communicate and connect.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) — Today is a 9 — Financial transactions flow better with Mercury direct in Scorpio. It’s easier to discuss money. Confusion diminishes noticeably. A barrier dissolves. Make deals and bargains.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) — Today is a 9 — It’s easier to clear up misunderstandings with Mercury direct in your sign. Serve as translator for others who don’t get each other. Listen powerfully.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) — Today is a 7 — Words and traffic flow better with Mercury direct. Articulate your feelings privately. Review experiences and memories. Keep a journal and devise plans and strategies.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) — Today is an 8 — Communication barriers evaporate. Team coordination comes together naturally now that Mercury is direct. Background noise quiets and you can hear each other again.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) — Today is a 9 — It’s easier to advance professionally with Mercury direct in Scorpio. Brainstorming becomes more productive and creative again. Negotiate, collaborate and network. Discuss possibilities. Develop opportunities.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) — Today is an 8 — It’s easier to travel and launch with Mercury direct. Traffic flows better. Long-distance connections come together. Confirm reservations. It’s easier to get your message out.