You’re used to reading your weekly horoscope to find out what the week has in store for your specific star sign, but what does the Chinese New Year have in store for you?
The 28th January sees the start of the Chinese New Year and this year is the Year of The Rooster. The 12 months ahead have something different in store for each different Chinese sign.
To read your yearly horoscope, first, find out what your Chinese sign is by clicking here. Before reading your corresponding horoscope below.
Rat, you can look forward to positive career steps this Rooster year. Whether you’ve been on the lookout for your dream job, or you’ve been putting in the hard work at your existing job, all your hard work will be appreciated and you’ll get the results you’ve been working towards. Your patience will be rewarded handsomely.
With your new work opportunities comes an increase in financial security. You’ll be able to afford those extra luxuries that you have been longing for and can even treat family and friends who are closest to you.
Speaking of family and friends, it’s important that you don’t neglect family time in lieu of your new work responsibilities. Your career is important but not at the expense of human connections.
This Rooster year will present a wealth of opportunities for you Ox, and it will be your job to weigh up all of your options before making an informed decision. You might find that you have to carefully consider some financial decisions in particular. If an investment opportunity arises, it’s best to make a thorough pro/con list before you dive in.
New friendships and a busy social schedule is also on the cards this year, especially from September onwards, which may lead to a romantic pairing.
This is the year to really focus on your strengths Tiger. Whether they are work skills or personal skills, develop them and put them to good use. You should really put your learning head on this year and stick with a positive, can-do attitude. This way, when a new opportunity presents itself, you’ll be more inclined to firmly grasp it with both hands.
Family strife and conflict may arise this year Tiger but this allows you to see things from another point of you. Don’t worry, the conflict will only be minor and once it has come to a head, you’ll resolve to be more understanding which will make your relationships tighter than ever.
The year of the Rooster will be a little bit of a roller coaster Rabbit. But if anyone can ride the highs and lows with dignity and a positive attitude, it’s you. Remember that you have good people around you that you can depend on – don’t alienate them.
When it comes to work, you’ll see some great achievements. And whilst you’ve put in a tremendous amount of hard work, don’t try and take all the credit. Remember the people that helped you get there. If you don’t it could foster some unpleasant feelings amongst your coworkers.
You’ll want to focus on your home this year which makes it a great time to finally re-decorate or get those DIY jobs completed.
This is the year where you need to finally get your finances in order. Being financially stable doesn’t mean sacrificing every single luxury or treat. It means you’ll be in a better position to afford the things you love. You may even be able to finally go on that trip you’ve been thinking about for a long time.
Doors will open up for you later on in the year Dragon, but be careful of jumping on in with both feet. You shouldn’t take responsibility for things that are beyond your capacity. It might make you look good at first, but you’ll be soon found out and your reputation will be damaged in the long run.
You’ll achieve a lot this year Snake and your friends will be right by your side, cheering you on and helping you every step of the way. There may be a new job on the horizon or at least a switch in roles that will bring exciting opportunities and adventures.
You might feel like you want to hide away in the latter part of the year Snake but it’s important that you push yourself to get out there and mingle. Socialising can bring you untold joy and can introduce you to a whole load of new people.
Getting the balance right between teamwork and solo work will be tough for you this year Horse. But by getting it right, you’ll get the chance to learn a myriad of new and important skills. Work will continue to be a positive aspect of your life but there may be a little rocky patch approaching. Don’t worry – it’s completely normal and it will sort itself out.
Your love life has never looked more rock solid than it has this year. A stable relationship will continue to remain concrete whilst if you’re still looking for the one, they may be closer than you think.
Prepare for a hectic year this year of the Rooster Ram! You’ll have your fingers in all the pies but be careful of starting things that you don’t intend on finishing. It could cause damage to your reputation and have people thinking that you can’t be trusted with certain things.
The trick is not to take on more than you can manage – which is easier said than done of course. Whilst you have a lot of responsibilities, it’s important to keep your priorities on track. And never forget about the support system you have surrounding you. With them helping you, and with a lot of patience, you’ll have a good year.
Getting out of your comfort zone will do wonders for you this year Monkey. And it’s time for you to finally stick to that healthy diet and exercise regime you’ve been working on. Keep at it and you’ll be amazed at the results.
Also this year, it is wise to tighten up your finances; making sure everything’s in order. You might find some unexpected expenditures on the horizon and you don’t want to be caught short.
Whether you’re already in a relationship or you’re single, this year will be a positive year for love. Embrace it even if the possibility scares you.
This year, you’re going to feel like you’re regaining some control over your circumstances. Whether it’s relating to work, your home, or your family, things will finally start to settle down and you’ll feel like you are the one pulling the strings.
Taking time out for personal interests and hobbies is super important Rooster as this will give you the happiness and satisfaction you seek.
Some interesting things will happen in your family life that will bring you closer together and allow you to see some issues from another perspective.
You’re going to experience some ups and downs throughout this year of the Rooster, Dog and whilst you may get a little overwhelmed with the turbulence, it’s vital that you remember the sun always comes out from behind the clouds. How you handle the bad times will set you up for all the good times!
Biting your tongue might be something you’ll have to get in the habit of doing this year, especially when it comes to family matters. You don’t want to say anything you regret over a minor difference of opinion.
Financially you’re on solid ground, as long as you don’t make any risky investments.
Love and romance is really going to blossom for you this year Pig, and you’re going to have a really positive year overall.
In terms of work and career aspirations, this year will be particularly fruitful. Your hard work recently hasn’t gone unnoticed and it could lead to some new and exciting opportunities. Financially, you’ll be rewarded – but try not to go overboard with your spending.
Friends and loved ones will be a huge part of your year and you’ll help each other hone and enhance your skills in some fun and exhilarating ways.
We hope the Year of the Rooster 2017 brings you an exciting year and be sure to keep up to date with our weekly star signs for more time specific guides.