Today’s Birthday (04/08/20). Your career takes flight this year. Your team is your secret superpower. Educational challenges next summer inspire domestic renovation and beautification before your work takes a shift. Adapt to a new story next winter, before an investigation or exploration heats up. Your work is earning respect.


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 — Collaborate to manage a joint financial challenge. Study money and review your resources. Discover a structural problem and address it. Plan and strategize.


Taurus (April 20-May 20) — Today is a 9 — Consider consequences before acting. Don’t make assumptions about your partner’s point of view. Go ahead and ask them directly. Navigate changes together.


Gemini (May 21-June 20) — Today is a 7 — Routines could get tested. Reinforce structural supports. Slow to strengthen the basics. The possibility of technical error is high. Stay practical, especially with resources.


Cancer (June 21-July 22) — Today is a 7 — Take it easy. Slow the action to address foundational matters. An unexpected twist could interfere with romantic plans. Offer practical support and comfort.


Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) — Today is a 7 — Settle into your cozy nest. Make repairs and upgrades without breaking the bank. Strengthen foundational infrastructure. Plan carefully. Get into the design. Imagine perfection.


Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) — Today is an 8 — Study the basics before you explore details and frills. Review the materials carefully. Present your case tactfully. Wait for developments before jumping to conclusions.


Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) — Today is a 7 — Focus on making money. Adapt to changing circumstances and potential shortfalls. Avoid unexpected expenses. Old assumptions get challenged. Stay light on your feet.


Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) — Today is an 8 — You can’t be two places at the same time. Stay in communication. Maintain objectivity in a tense situation. Hold yourself to high standards.


Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) — Today is a 6 — You’re especially sensitive. Enjoy soothing, familiar comforts like tea and good music in peaceful surroundings. Simplify plans and expectations. Allow some nothing time.


Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) — Today is an 8 — Resolve structural issues with a team project. Avoid provoking short tempers. Use gentle pressure rather than brute force. Maintain an open mind. Practice forgiveness.


Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) — Today is a 7 — Professional responsibilities require your attention. You may come up against a conflict with the status quo. Strengthen infrastructure for changing circumstances. Provide stable leadership.


Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) — Today is a 7 — Your journey might take an unexpected turn. Find a comfortable spot to wait for better conditions. Double-check reservations and connections. Study the options.