This is the first among the animal signs. The Rat in Chinese thought symbolizes wit and charm. Those who are born under its influence are known to succeed through hard work and through having a network of friends.
Wealth, Career, and Finances
Be creative for today. A great deal of problems in your line of work can be solved by thinking outside of the box. If you already have the confidence in your job, or you have the know-how and means, do not be afraid to stray from your script! This may even lead to a breakthrough in which you will profit the most from doing so.
Love, Friendship, and Relationships
Be generous with sharing your ideas. The people closest to you can benefit from your imagination. Some of them may be struggling in certain things. As a friend and lover, it certainly is good to offer your hand, if not in material things at least in your time and your creative input. Also offer a listening ear for now. Your loved one may be hiding secrets that are too painful for them to carry. Offer sympathy and help them when you can.
Health, Safety, and Protection
Try out new routines and break old habits. Doing the same thing every day for yourself can make your body tired or your mind dulled out. A new life can be had by going out of the usual patterns. Pay attention also to whatever you are thinking or feeling. You may have inner problems that can harm you if they are not addressed immediately.