Today’s Birthday (06/13/18). Blooming vitality infuses your work this year. Update your financial practices and plans with your partner. Profit from steady action. Extra income this summer helps you jump an educational hurdle before your networking gets lucrative. Family accounts fatten up this winter. Practice strengthens your heart.
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 — Adapt to unexpected news. Profit through communications under this Gemini New Moon. Love, romance and fun spark, with Venus in Leo. Creative artistry satisfies.
Taurus (April 20-May 20) — Today is an 8 — Use creative communications for sales and marketing under this Gemini New Moon. Your home can become your love nest, with Venus in Leo.
Gemini (May 21-June 20) — Today is a 9 — Personal breakthroughs and transformations arise with this New Moon in your sign. Grow your talents, capacities and skills. Share your story, with Venus in Leo.
Cancer (June 21-July 22) — Today is a 7 — Discover something new about the past. Insights sparkle under this New Moon. This month, with Venus in Leo, can get lucrative. Increase the love factor.
Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) — Today is an 8 — Your team provides cause for celebration under the New Moon. You’re especially irresistible this month, with Venus in your sign. Try a new style.
Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) — Today is a 9 — Professional opportunities shine under this New Moon. Find beauty in tranquil moments this month, with Venus in Leo. You’re especially intuitive. Keep secrets and confidences.
Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) — Today is an 8 — Education, travels and exploration sprout under this Gemini New Moon. Consider new views and perspectives. You’re especially popular this month, with Venus in Leo.
Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) — Today is a 9 — Find creative ways to grow your family’s nest egg. A lucrative phase dawns with this New Moon. Venus in Leo nurtures your career with love.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) — Today is an 8 — Partnership blossoms under this New Moon. This next month, with Venus in Leo, favors travel and exploration. Investigate a subject you love. Explore together.
Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) — Today is a 9 — Fresh energy floods your work, health and vitality with this New Moon. Grow a lucrative collaboration, with Venus in Leo. Profit from shared passion.
Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) — Today is an 8 — This New Moon inspires fun, love and romance. Partnerships flow with greater ease this month, with Venus in Leo. Share what you love.
Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) — Today is a 7 — A new domestic phase arises with this New Moon. Seeds planted long ago sprout. Health, fitness and your work flower, with Venus in Leo.
Celebrity birthdays: Actor Bob McGrath is 86. Artist Christo is 83. Magician Siegfried (Siegfried & Roy) is 79. Actor Malcolm McDowell is 75. Former U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is 74. Singer Dennis Locorriere is 69. Actor Richard Thomas is 67. Actor Jonathan Hogan is 67. Actor Stellan Skarsgard is 67. Comedian Tim Allen is 65. North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper is 61. Actress Ally Sheedy is 56. TV anchor Hannah Storm is 56. Rock musician Paul deLisle (Smash Mouth) is 55. Actress Lisa Vidal is 53. Singer David Gray is 50. Rock musician Soren Rasted (Aqua) is 49. Actor Jamie Walters is 49. Singer-musician Rivers Cuomo (Weezer) is 48. Country singer Susan Haynes is 46. Actor Steve-O is 44. Country singer Jason Michael Carroll is 40. Actor Ethan Embry is 40. Actor Chris Evans is 37. Actress Sarah Schaub is 35. Singer Raz B is 33. Actress Kat Dennings is 32. Actresses Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen are 32. DJ/producer Gesaffelstein is 31. Actor Aaron Taylor-Johnson is 28.
Thought for Today: “What intellectual snobs we have become! Virtue is now in the number of degrees you have — not in the kind of person you are or what you can accomplish in real-life situations.” — Eda J. LeShan, American educator (1922-2002)