Cancer – The month begins as Saturn turns direct in Scorpio and your 5 house of pleasure. This is his final transit here for the next 27 years. Its time to examine the experiences you’ve had in the area’s of romance and creativity. Have you felt frustrated and defeated or have you felt deep satisfaction. Creativity is different for each person but creative and pleasurable activities should lead to joy. You may have to change your goals so you can find real satisfaction in what you love to do.

Cancer – Jupiter enters Virgo in your third house of mind and communications on August 11. Jupiter is in detriment in this sign so you may have to make some adjustments in the areas of learning and communications. Your curiosity is enhanced and there is plenty of mental stimulation to go around. So maintain your focus. Yes, you can learn new things but they should have some practical application. Analyze new information for its value and skip the superfluous. Clarity wins over confusion.

Cancer – Venus retrograde through your 2 house of money and resources suggests you re-evaluate your budget and balance the books. Extravagance can be fun but will not do at this time… so hesitate before spending like a sailor. Also, Get rid of bad investments and take small losses before they grow. You must know what you need for your security and how you can produce it. Put some money away for a rainy day.