It’s the Year of the Dog!
What does 2018 have in-store for you? The year is changing once more, and we are filled with new hopes that it will bring more luck than the previous ones. Discover what the Chinese horoscope tells about your finances and career in the Year of The Earth Dog.
Year of the Rat Horoscope 2018
Birth Year: 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, 2008
Lucky Colors: red, green and purple
People born in the Year of The Rat can expect desirable income throughout 2018. Employed individuals born under this symbol will be constantly inspired to do innovative work. However, business owners will have a hard time to stay stable especially due to family influence. Pay special attention to your daily expenses and avoid lavish spending. Teach your family, particularly your elders, on how to avoid scams and fraud.
The overall luck for your career is good. Employed workers have to take advantage of every opportunity to display skills and other abilities to get promoted. Those with occupations related to advertising, writing, designing and other creative works will receive an abundant boost of creativity. It is best not to change your job randomly this year.
Year of the Ox Horoscope 2018
Birth Year: 1961, 1973, 1985, 1997, 2009
Lucky Colors: sky blue, green and black
Serious economic losses might be on the way for people born in the Year of The Ox. To prevent this, you must pay attention to the relationship with your business partners. Also, avoid choosing profit over friendship. On the other hand, should someone ask you to be a loan guarantor, ask for a written agreement. Be prudent and borrow carefully.
You have to give extra effort to grow your business. For employed oxen, avoid creating riff with other co-workers as some of them might frame you up. You are prone to disputes so keep a low profile. This year is not ideal for changing jobs because adapting to the new working environment will be very challenging.
Year of the Tiger Horoscope 2018
Birth Year: 1962, 1974, 1986, 1998, 2010
Lucky Colors: light brown, yellow-brown, light orange and light yellow
People born under the sign of Tiger will have good luck with their finances. For employed Tigers, 2018 is the year that your superiors will recognize you. Do not let go of your fight for your working benefits because there is a good chance that you will get it soon. Businessmen must not make hasty decisions on company expansions. A large amount of your capital will be at risk, therefore be prudent on your expenses.
Strive to be better and you will be promoted. Business heads must grab the opportunity to improve reputation in the company’s industry. Changing your job is also ideal this year, however, keep your eyes on every detail of your new contract.
Year of the Rabbit Horoscope 2018
Birth Year: 1963, 1975, 1987, 1999, 2011
Lucky Colors: light brown, earth tone and beige
Rabbits in the marketing industry will have a good year. Their revenue will shoot up with the loyalty of regular customers. There will be more work efficiency, promotion and salary increase. However, you must also keep an eye on your expenses. To have a better luck with finances, start the year with charitable works and donations.
In addition, you will get along with your superiors and other colleagues. If you get a hard time in your job, someone will help you. If you want to change your job, you must first sign the contract before ultimately leaving your former company.
Year of the Dragon Horoscope 2018
Birth Year: 1964, 1976, 1988, 2000, 2012
Lucky Colors: white, silver and gold
People born in the years of the Dragon must cut down their expenditures. If you are considering investments it is best to focus on prudent capital preservation strategy for now. Avoid changing your job this year because you might suffer a major salary loss. Instead of being afraid of possible financial loss, the focus on how to get yourself prepared.
Create a spending plan, save your extra cash and track your expenses. This can open good financial opportunity. As for your career, you will have challenges and troubles. Resigning or complaining to coworkers will only make things worse. Instead, you must keep your cool and prove that you are competent. Eventually, things will get better.
Year of the Snake Horoscope 2018
Birth Year: 1965, 1977, 1989, 2001, 2013
Lucky Colors: gold, off-white and dark
The career of people born in the years of Snake will have ups and downs. There will even be unforeseen circumstances but you must keep calm. There are various resources and ways to solve the problems keeping your job stable. And if a better job opportunity comes, you may grab it bravely as this is a good year to change the company.
Businessmen will have a significant increase in market shares and income. This is thanks to new marketing channels, product launches, customer satisfaction and high demand. Despite the good luck, you must be careful not to spend more than you earn.
Year of the Horse Horoscope 2018
Birth Year: 1966, 1978, 1990, 2002, 2014
Lucky Colors: off-white, bright grey and gold
You will receive good luck this year when it comes to finances because of your hard work. However, you must save up as much as you can as you might encounter an accident that will cause you to spend much. Also, it is smart to avoid vices and focus more on spending wisely. Having sufficient cash is important in case of emergencies.
Employed workers under this symbol might be hot topics of office gossips and disputes. Even if you encounter setbacks in your career and finances, you must not lose focus. Take every work detail seriously and show your capabilities every chance you get.
Year of the Sheep Horoscope 2018
Birth Year: 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003, 2015
Lucky Colors: bright blue-grey, navy blue and dark brown
Business will boom and income will pour in for Sheep business owners. Extra investment returns await but you must not forget to invest with risks in mind. Most gains will come from distant places as you expand your business. Despite the seemingly good luck coming your way, you must keep the work details for yourself. There will be people who are going to take you down once they see any vulnerability.
Improve interpersonal relationship at work as some people may turn against you. On the other hand, 2018 is the year to go abroad if you have been considering it lately. If you are staying in your company, there is also a chance that your boss will send you for a business trip abroad.
Year of the Monkey Horoscope 2018
Birth Year: 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004, 2016
Lucky Colors: apple green, dark green and dark blue
Abundance awaits for Monkeys who have done hard work and paid extra attention to details. Those born in the year of the monkeys at age 14, 38, 50 and 74 have the most chance for financial luck. On the other hand, those with the age of 26 and 86 must handle their finances carefully. Avoid taking risks and balance the benefits and disadvantages before making a decision.
Being a wise spender helps a lot, but there will be times that you must trust your instinct especially if your family is in need. If your work is commission based, avoid making big investments this year. Those working as freelance or consultant will earn more this year. Generally, well-chosen investments will bear fruit on the latter part of 2018.
Year of the Rooster Horoscope 2018
Birth Year: 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005, 2017
Lucky Colors: emerald, yellow-green and green
The financial luck with come and go, but surely it will be better than 2017. Make sure that you have researched well before you invest your money as you are prone to investment traps. Do not give in to promises of high returns. Your lucky colours for your finances are emerald, yellow-green and green while your accessories must have shades of brown.
As for your career, 2018 is a good time to change paths. Learn new skills or perhaps develop old skills you have been wanting to hone. Aside from new skills, learn to be assertive and create opportunities if there is none. Now is the chance to be more aggressive if you want to be promoted.
Year of the Dog Horoscope 2018
Birth Year: 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006, 2018
Lucky Colors: greyish blue, light blue, and ocean blue
The year 2018 will generally be generous to people born in the symbol of the Dog. This means that there will be no major failures nor triumphs. However, it is best not to risk with major investments. And even if you already have a property, to be too eager to move in.
Your lucky colours are greyish blue, light blue, and ocean blue. Your accessories should be bright grey. To even increase your luck, put a cup of water in your office or room. As for your career, you need to depend on less on others. If you want to make a major change with your work or career, it is best to put it off until 2019.
Year of the Pig Horoscope 2018
Birth Year: 1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007
Lucky Colors: light red, pink, and burgundy
The financial luck for Pig is average compared with the other signs. You will get some help from a male coworker. On the other hand, if you have a business targeting male consumers, you will get more patrons this year. Live a low profile life as you will be an easy prey to fraud. You will not earn much higher than the previous year, but any amount you get must be saved as emergency funds.
Your lucky colours are light red, pink, and burgundy while your accessories must have a touch of olive green. The New Year may bring some career opportunities but keep in mind that many will compete against you. If you lose, do not feel discouraged as another opportunity will surely come your way.
It has been a tradition for us Filipinos to read Chinese horoscopes and contemplate the applicability in our personal lives. They serve as guides as we welcome the New Year’s first dawn. However, our real fortune lies in our own hands. We can create our own luck. It depends on hard work, the determination in saving up, spending habits, and other financial skills.