Your horoscope for 2018
As is Guru tradition, we present our yearly horoscope in the last issue of the year. Since we're about to say goodbye to 2017, shall we see what 2018 has in store? Happy New Year, everyone!
Mar 21 – Apr 19
You'll start 2018 with a lot of enthusiasm for your career. There are so many things that you would like to complete and you're likely to accomplish most of them. Throughout next year, you'll be meeting new people who are highly skilled. Get along with them and learn from them. After June, you may get promoted or start a new job.
An older relative whom you respect will help you secure a lucrative sideline. In 2018, you'll be making a lot more money but your expenses will increase, as well. You may have to pay for unforeseeable things between Mar and Apr so be more careful with money. You will manage your money better during the second half of 2018.
You both will be busy in the next 12 months. However, both sides know to take time to be sweet and romantic to one another. Long-term couples may decide to get married or buy their first home. Couples who are already living together may decide to get a marriage licence.
Mr/Ms Right is on the cards. You may surprise everyone by getting married next year!
Apr 20 – May 20
You struggle with work in the first half of 2018. You can't rely on office juniors to finish important tasks. You don't like to breath down their necks but you may have to if you want to make sure that everything is up to standard. A big project may get turned upside down. Your competition may resort to an underhanded tactic like stealing your client or headhunting your right-hand to get an upper hand. Work wouldn't be too chaotic in the second half of next year.
You may have to pay some big hospital bills for yourself or your parents in the first half of next year. You may earn extra cash through an online platform or your own online shop. Your share of inheritance is on the cards. You may receive compensation from winning a lawsuit.
Lovers have disagreements and their love will be put to the test. If you two are still together in the second half of 2018, your relationship will last a long time or even a lifetime. A wedding may happen late next year.
You're likely to remain single in the first six months. Your parents will voice their disapproval over potential dates during the period. However, you'll meet a dreamboat after June.
May 21 – Jun 20
Be ready to fire all cylinders after your New Year break. You'll have a full plate and then some. An unexpected change in your business plan may happen because someone won't keep their word. Don't trust verbal promises. Someone may steal your ideas. Try to get along with office seniors or else you may get demoted. You'll be learning new skills and know-how that are beneficial to your work life from July.
You're likely to fall behind your savings goal in the first half of 2018. You may have to help pay off a debt someone in your family incurred. Your business partner may turn out to be a criminal who steals from you. The income from your sideline job may rival that of your main job.
Your partner may fall ill more frequently and be away from you a lot due to their work commitments in the first six months. Your relationship will improve after that as you two spend more time together.
You may surprise everyone by announcing your wedding to someone who you first met as a holiday fling.
Jun 21 – Jul 22
A respected office senior can help advance your career. You may be promoted or be offered a job with more stability. You may be sent aboard to do some training. Any conflicts that are carried on from this year will be resolved gradually. In the second half of 2018, you may need to sacrifice something in order to pull off a big job.
More medical bills await you next year. You and/or your family members may be hospitalised. Modest returns from your portfolio can be expected. You may spend a lot of money to renovate your home or have a plastic surgery but end up disappointed by the result. If you're planning to buy a home next year, make sure it isn't haunted by bad juju.
An abrupt break-up may happen because you always want to be right. Your relationship may be more fragile than you think.
You may have never considered yourself a homewrecker but an affair with someone married is on the cards. If you don't care about being the official love, you two will be able to see each other in secret for a long time.
Jul 23 – Aug 22
Next year you may be able to derive more joy out of your job. The boss will appreciate your output and reward you accordingly. Be ready to meet new people. If you're not a people person, you'll have to make an effort to be extra friendly. The more connections you have, more successful you'll become. One of office juniors may turn out to be a troublemaker in the first six months.
During the first six months, expect a constant stream of extra income from various freelance jobs. Your relatives will be telling you of freelance opportunities. However, you may have to pay off someone's debt because you signed up as a guarantor. You may not be able to keep up with your savings goal in the later half of 2018. Be more mindful with money from July to October.
Couples remain together but their love isn't as sweet as it was, thanks to their busy work schedules. Spouses should postpone plans for a baby if they know that they have to work long hours.
You may become involved in a love triangle. You'll be the other person in someone's relationship. An affair with someone already spoken for is also possible.
Aug 23 - Sep 22
Your career prospects for 2018 is bright and promising. The company where you applied for a job months ago finally contacts you. If you stay at the same company, you're likely to be promoted. You may decide to open your own business. If you're happy with being an employee, you would be able to stay above the fray, being unaffected by office politics.
Many of your projects next year will succeed. A financial negotiation will end in your favour. A sum of money that you've been waiting for will finally arrive. You may sell or rent out your property. Your portfolio generates considerable amount of returns. You'll be making money hand over fist next year, obviously.
Lovers show support for each other in their individual pursuits. They may decide to get married or obtain a marriage licence. A baby may be on the way, too.
Mr/Ms Right is on the cards. They are compatible to you in many ways. This will be a serious relationship, which could lead to a marriage.
Sep 23 – Oct 22
Prepare for several business trips that may result in new clients and customers. Don't work too hard in the second half of 2018 or you'll end up on a hospital bed. Be extra careful if you have to work with a machine. Your hater may try to kick you when you're down or steal what should be yours.
An opportunity to make more money awaits you after June. Be ready to pay for a big hospital bill and equipment repair. You may have to pay for a debt someone else caused.
Some fights can bring you two closer and understand each other more. Couples help each other out in ways that they can. They may decide to get married or open a business together.
Many online matches will be made. You're quite hot IRL, too. There's a good chance that you'll meet someone you really like next year. Don't see several people at the same time though or else you'll get caught.
Oct 23 – Nov 21
Your career prospect remains the same during the first half of 2018. No challenges but also no excitement. Entrepreneurs, don't expand your businesses unless you're 100% sure you're ready to handle the consequences. A former colleague tells you of several job openings. Challenges await you during the later half of 2018. You may finish some tasks no one else wants to do.
Overall, you'll be better at managing your wealth. An unexpected monetary gain in the form of either inheritance or compensation is on the cards. Your portfolio yields satisfying returns in the last six months of next year.
Love is likely to be a bit shaky. Your family likes your partner less and less. However, you'll have to act as a mediator between your family and them. Your ex may come back to your life. If it was a bad break-up, they may exact revenge.
You may secretly see someone because you know many people frown upon your less-than-idealistic pairing. Going public invites disapproval from both sides. Go public next year and public ire will be less severe.
Nov 22 – Dec 21
Your work life will be brighter. You get along better with your team. You'll get to meet more like-minded people who work in better sync with you. Harmony in the office. Should you decide to change jobs, you may be offered a job that is meaningful to you. Entrepreneurs, your new business is likely to be off to a good start.
Close friends will be telling you of good freelance opportunities or insider info that can help you make a good investment. Expect several windfalls next year. A legal dispute over asset ownership will be settled outside court.
Expect some fights but you two get along well most of the time. Couples may decide to get married or obtain a marriage licence. A shared dream may come true.
You may meet your other half that you've been searching for all your life. This could be the start of a great love. A wedding before the end of 2018 is possible.
Dec 22 – Jan 19
Obstacles that are carried over from last year will be dealt with by a knight/knightess in a white wrinkle-free shirt. You'll be asked to take on more responsibilities at the office and you would be able to handle the heavier workload. You may get promoted to supervise a few people or lead a big project. Entrepreneurs, brace yourself for shrinking profits.
A business you co-own with your relatives may produce disappointing amount of profits. What you lost during the second half of 2018 has more chance of being returned to you. You may fall behind on your savings goal from July.
Lovers will be making up and breaking up a lot. Money may become the main cause of the arguments. One of you spend too much time working and going to parties that the other feels underappreciated.
Be ready for an existing and new admirer coming your way. You may spend the first six months figuring what you really look for in a partner by going out with multiple people at the same time. You'll figure out who's the one in the later half of 2018.
Jan 20 – Feb 18
You'll learn new lessons from solving problems. You'll have an opportunity to shine at the office. You may be offered a new job because of your good reputation. You may get to be an expat next year.
Throughout next year, you're likely to be more careful when it comes to spending money, resulting in much bigger savings. You may decide to open a business with a partner of the same age or older. A financial dispute will be amicably resolved thanks to a fair mediator.
Lovers who are already estranged will call it quits soon. Work keeps you two apart and busy for most of 2018. Love will become lukewarm. During the second half of the year, you may have to choose between your relationship or career.
Beware of insincere people who fake their interest in you so you can buy them nice things or take them to nice places. If you're moneybags and don't mind this kind of trade, then suit yourself.
Feb 19 – Mar 20
A project which started this year will be finished in early 2018 with great success. Your idea to do something very unique will come true and an expert in your industry will praise you for it, too. You'll be offered several job opportunities because of your good reputation. Work too hard and you'll pay for it with your health.
Many moneymaking opportunities will be given to you. You're in a position to make some income via social media platforms so just go for it. A dispute over money from this year will soon be resolved in 2018.
You'll meet many people through work next year. Some may cause you to question your current relationship. However, from Sep to Dec, you're likely to end up with the right person.
Attending networking and social events allows you to meet several potential dates. One will stand out from the rest as they share many traits and aspirations with you. There's a good chance that you two will become lovers and/or business partners, too.