Mercury in Cancer for an Aries (Aries dates: March 20 – April 19)
Cancer is the zodiac sign that represents home and family for you, Aries, so you might get the urge to connect with this part of your life. Maybe you’ll be occupied with household chores, or you might head to the shop and buy that kitchen appliance you’ve been wanting. Don’t expect to relax, because you’ll be focused on things concerning your parents, or you may be caught up in planning a house party. Watch for messages concerning the place where you live.
Mercury in Cancer for a Taurus (Taurus dates: April 20 – May 20)
If you’ve been thinking about upgrading your mobile phone or tablet, it’s time to do that, Taurus. Cancer is your Solar chart’s house of communication, which means you might need to put some money into your devices. In your leisure time, you might enjoy looking into the history of your local area at a bookstore or library. Coffee shops might be a source of really interesting conversations, so if you’re hungry for more than pastry, be sure to listen in.
Mercury in Cancer for a Gemini (Gemini dates: May 21 – June 20)
This is a great time to see what kind of deals you can find for that new smart device or computer, but if you want to get the best deal ever, make your shopping all about the money. Money likes to move, and Cancer is in your house of money, Gemini, so don’t let your cash go on walkabout without a mission. And do your best not to sidestep problems. Stick with the facts but enjoy the fiction; don’t confuse one for the other.
Mercury in Cancer for a Cancer (Cancer dates: June 21 – July 21)
This is a perfect time for you to figure out how to make that special dish you want to offer your special someone, Cancer. With Mercury in your home zone, it won’t be hard to find the most awesome recipe or the exotic ingredients you’ll need. Then sit down, write a long letter, and pour your heart into it. It doesn’t matter whether you send it or not – just let Mercury draw out some of the tender feelings you’ve been protecting.
Mercury in Cancer for a Leo (Leo dates: July 22 – August 21)
Cancer is the house of secrets and losses of your Solar chart, so while Mercury is here, don’t reveal any thoughts, ideas or plans that you don’t want to go viral, Leo. Be careful with spending and avoid lending money, because being extravagant or generous with your resources now can be like throwing them into a black hole. If you feel like one of your friends is acting weird or hiding something, call them on it and find out what’s really happening.
Mercury in Cancer for a Virgo (Virgo dates: August 22 – September 21)
It’s possible that friends will support your career or business aspirations during this alliance-oriented transit of Mercury, so it’s time to look for sources of recommendation and positive reviews. If you receive invitations to join a particular group, club or organization, this isn’t the best time to turn them down. You may be more popular than you might think while Mercury moves through Cancer, so take advantage it by asking for help, and doing favors for friends in return.
Mercury in Cancer for a Libra (Libra dates: September 22 – October 22)
While Mercury is in Cancer, people in a position of authority, like bosses or parents, tend to overthink things and talk a lot, so you can expect to get a heroic dose of blah-blah from this house of your Solar chart, Libra. Avoid confronting them unless you like trouble. It’s a good period for sharpening up your resume or writing articles, papers, essays or theses, because anything you do from behind the scenes will improve your reputation and get you ahead.
Mercury in Cancer for a Scorpio (Scorpio dates: October 23 – November 21)
Mercury’s trip through Cancer can cause you to feel a bit more nostalgic than usual, Scorpio. But this is not a time for thinking about how no one can make a pie like your mom used to. It’s a time for focusing on self-improvement by tapping into the wealth of knowledge that’s currently available through many venues. Mercury is in your learning zone, but it can also help you resolve any legal matters you might need to work on right now.
Mercury in Cancer for a Sagittarius (Sagittarius dates: November 22 – December 20)
Cancer is in your house of unearned wealth, such as profits from things outside work, and it this house also has to do with cash flow – in your case, Sagittarius, this can mean that cash is outward bound. You might receive mail or calls about forgotten, misplaced or overlooked bills. But you need to ignore messages that come about possible windfalls, because this is a time when you shouldn’t entertain fantasies that the facts, once you know them, can totally ruin.
Mercury in Cancer for a Capricorn (Capricorn dates: December 21 – January 18)
For Capricorn, Cancer is the natural house of partners, as well as open enemies, so with Mercury there, a trusted partner is your best asset. You could receive threatening or nasty messages from critics or haters, but that will all pass quickly, because Mercury will keep you busy with paperwork and documents that are important for your plans and projects. This is a good time for checking in with parents or family. Don’t accept invitations from people you don’t know.
Mercury in Cancer for an Aquarius (Aquarius dates: January 19 – February 17)
Mercury is transiting the natural house of jobs and medical matters while in Cancer, so it’s a good time to make sure all your chores are taken care of, even if you have to hire a qualified person to do them. If you haven’t done one recently, have your annual medical checkup. And think about making wellness-oriented dietary changes. Cancer also covers pets for you, so a visit with the vet or to a shelter may be well worth your time and effort.
Mercury in Cancer for a Pisces (Pisces dates: February 17 – March 19)
During this luck-bearing transit of Mercury through Cancer, you may receive an invitation to a party, and even if it’s filled with kids, you should definitely RSVP. Cancer is the house of fun and romance in your Solar chart, Pisces, so if the invitations or good wishes come from someone you’re interested in, expect date night to be a great night. If no invitations come, just go out and enjoy yourself.