Rat Horoscope 2018 Predictions


* The prediction is valid for 2018 (year of the Dog) starting from February 16, 2018 and lasting to February 4, 2019.

Lucky Numbers in 2018: 1, 5, 9
Lucky Colors in 2018: White, Lemon Green, Emerald Green
Best Compatibility: Ox, Dragon, Monkey

In 2018 which is the year of Wood Dog 'Wu Xu' (戊戌), you people of the Rat sign in Chinese Zodiac will have favorable and positive luck under the blessing of two auspicious stars 'Tang Fu' (唐符) and 'Tian Jie' (天解). Since 'Tang Fu' is a symbol of energy, majesty and power, you Rats will be clear-minded, have improved career and reputation, and become more energetic in the year. Despite the stable ascent of career, the process will not go smoothly due to a lot of obstacles caused by several insignificant inauspicious stars, of which 'Zai Sha' (灾煞) and 'Fu Chen' (浮沉) have the largest impact. The former will lead to unexpected financial losses while the latter will bring the ups and downs in career and love relationship.


Rating: 3 stars
Blessed by the auspicious star 'Tang Fu', you Rat people will have ideal income, mainly from work, throughout the year. In particular, you Rats engaged in mental activities will have continuous inspirations benefiting your innovation and creation. By contrast, you businessmen will have slightly poor luck for business, unstable operation and seldom obvious growth.

In addition, you should beware of the financial losses brought by your family under the influence of the inauspicious star 'Sang Men' (丧门), and pay special attention to their daily expenses and avoid the financial losses caused by their lavish spending. Also, you should teach the elders how to identify the deception, or they will be deceived and suffer heavy losses. Affected by the inauspicious star 'Zai Sha', you will be prone to unexpected financial losses and you should be prudent in making financial investment and keep a moderate rather than greedy attitude.

To improve your wealth luck in 2018, you are suggested to wear a citrine bracelet with Rat or Ox sign.


Rating: 3 stars
In this year, your overall luck for career will be good. If you are an office worker, you can expect the display of personal ability and may be easily get the approval and promotion of superior. In particular, you military official or engaged in disciplined service will have the opportunity to make military exploit or get promoted. If you are occupied in writing, screenwriting, designing, advertising planning or other creative work, you will be blessed with rich imagination, endless creativity and recognition from customers and superiors, moving to a new stage of career. Although you may experience ups and downs in career affected by 'Fu Chen', you can solve the problems under the direction of others as long as you spend more efforts and seek advice from your leader or colleagues modestly.

You may often quarrel with people around in this year and you'd better make a concession to reduce the conflict. While getting along with colleagues, you should not seek to prevail over others. If you stay in your current company, you will have the favorable development and you are not suggested to change your job randomly unless you are offered the attractive benefits by a better company.

To improve your career fortune and work smoothly in 2018, you are suggested to wear a Lapis Lazuli bracelet with Rat sign pendant

Love Relationship

Rating: 3 stars
Under the influence of the auspicious star 'Tang Fu' related to self-esteem, you singles may miss the right one because you care about his/her opinions too much even if you have a crush on someone. You might as well be bold when there is a chance and try to let him/her know you more and choose a good opportunity to confess.

Some of you Rats start a relationship soon after meeting the one you love. Affected by the inauspicious star 'Zai Sha', however, the elders in your family will not approve the relationship and create a lot of pressure to it. Fortunately, they will gradually accept it under the blessing of the auspicious star 'Tian Jie'.

You married may devote more efforts to work and ignore your love, so you should balance the time in work and love to avoid affecting your relationship. Besides, you will be prone to ups and downs in love and may often cool down the relation all of a sudden or dislike the one you love and feel you are in the incompatibility of temperament, leading to the standstill or setback. At the moment, you may communicate more with your friends and ask them to analyze whether the relationship is appropriate.

To improve your relationship this year, you may wear a pink crystal bracelet with rat sign or place it under your pillow for better luck in love relationship.


Rating: 2 stars
Generally, your health will be affected by two inauspicious stars 'Zai Sha' and 'Fu Chen' and you may easily get hurt, so you should watch out in daily life. Since the inauspicious star 'Sang Men' is related to family luck, you should be careful about the elders' health and take them to see a doctor once they are in discomfort. Meanwhile, you should pay attention to home safety and never pile up sundries disorderly or put the commonly used items too high, so as to avoid the elders getting hurt while taking.

When going out for sports, you should avoid the high-risk actions and never drive in fatigue. Besides, you will be easily caught in marine risks and should be very careful while playing at the seaside.

Green agate bracelet with Rat sign is a good lucky charm for you Rats to exorcise evil spirits and protect health.

2018 Horoscope Forecast for Rats Born in Different Years:
1960 Rat - (born between January 28, 1960 and February 14, 1961)
1972 Rat - (born between February 15, 1972 and February 2, 1973)
1984 Rat - (born between February 2, 1984 and February 19, 1985)
1996 Rat - (born between February 19, 1996 and February 6, 1997)

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