Daily horoscopes: July 28, 2016


(March 20 – April 19):

Make time for something you claim you have no time for. The sooner you take care of it, the better because procrastination costs.


(April 20 – May 20):

That sticking point in a negotiation is stickier than it seems. Ask yourself if it’s a deal breaker. If you can live without it, do so.


(May 21 – June 20):

It’s possible that you and another party are both looking for a way to back out. Hint at the prospect. You could find a happy taker.


(June 21 – July 21):

Advice isn’t so reliable given current planetary conditions. Seek a fresh perspective by consulting people who aren’t personally involved.


(July 22 – Aug. 22):

A loved one is angry at something and feels helpless about it. Offer advice carefully. You don’t want to inadvertently draw fire.


(Aug. 23 – Sept. 22):

Someone’s trying to influence your thinking. That can only mean this person has something to hide. Play along until you find out what it is.


(Sept. 23 – Oct. 22):

A business partnership is pushed to the breaking point. Yet instead of giving in, you become more resolute. You’re tougher than you know.


(Oct. 23 – Nov. 21):

Are you deliberately pushing someone away or are you trying to provoke a reaction? Make up your mind fast because nerves are fraying.


(Nov. 22 – Dec. 20):

A rival tries to pull a fast one. Thank heavens you smelled the culprit all along. Take steps to put this person in his or her place.


(Dec. 21 – Jan. 19):

If you’re going to play in the big leagues, then learn that less is more. Holding back expresses more authority than trying to prove yourself.


(Jan. 20 – Feb. 17):

You hate to admit defeat, but prospects look slimmer by the day. Ironically it’s by yielding to demands that you escape a tight corner.


(Feb. 18 – March 19):

Don’t resign yourself to circumstances. They may be beyond control, but they’re not entirely unmanageable. Look for ways to exert influence.