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May Horoscopes: Predictions For Your Love Life and Career

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It’s time for Taurus season! Read on for your May 2022 monthly horoscopes to find out what the stars are saying about your career, love and social life this month from your favourite Astrology Detective — we sure do hope it’s a good one.

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Aries horoscope for May 2022

Dream big

You are brimming with idealistic hopes and dreams during the first half of the month. If these goals involve going into business with a friend, however, you may want to put off any decisions until next month. Communications could be manipulative and prone to misunderstandings, especially concerning joint financial endeavours. There may be someone in your social group that sees you as more of a mark than a true pal, so don’t mix money and friendship. From the 24th, you will be at a two-year high in terms of charisma and confidence. From this point on, if you feel invincible, you probably are.

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Taurus horoscopes for May 2022

Get what you deserve

A romantic or business partner may be jealous of your work ethic and commitment to career success. In order to undermine you, they may cause confusion in your economic life, by either undercutting your earnings or squandering your savings. Make sure you are getting paid what you are owed and put off signing any contracts or negotiating monetary terms until next month, if possible. If you can not put things off, have everything checked out by a third party, as you could be easily manipulated financially. In love, your significant other may be using your salary to fund an extravagant social life. Try to socialize with friends without breaking the bank by setting a sound entertainment budget and sticking to it.

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Gemini horoscopes for May 2022

Prioritize yourself

People may manipulate you into helping them with their chores, while your dreams and goals lay on the backburner. Keep a wide berth from friends, colleagues and family members who play the guilt or victim card so that you will pick up their heavy lifting. Resist the urge to white knight for those with a sob story, or you could be left feeling drained and fatigued. Emotional nervousness mid-month could also lead to emotional eating, so remain consciously aware of how stress is affecting you, so you don’t partake in bad dietary habits. Work duties start to ebb towards the 24th, ushering in the true start of spring, when you will be ready to party, socialize and widen your social circle.

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Cancer horoscopes for May 2022

Don’t forget about your friends

You may be so absorbed in your love life that it could throw a wrench into your social sphere. If you are using your friends for free psychological counseling when it comes to your romantic issues, you may feel confusion and hurt when they abruptly distance themselves from you. Alternatively, an emotionally needy new suitor could be isolating you from those you normally hang with. In any case, it is best to keep amour and amitié as separate as possible to avoid misunderstandings. You have recently entered an extremely fortuitous period for your career, and starting the 24th, your ambition and drive be ready when opportunity knocks. If you have been wanting to implement changes in your professional life, there is no time like the present.

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Leo horoscopes for May 2022

Get your house in order

You may suddenly wake up to the realization that your home life is the root cause of whatever is holding you back in terms of career, friendship and love. It is time to start living outside the four walls of your abode, and, luckily, Mars comes to the rescue, widening your horizons through travel, study and esoteric pursuits. From the 24th, if you expand your mind and worldview, you will once again feel back in the flow of life’s greater energy.  If there is a career ambition that you put on the back burner, it is time to dust it off and revive it on the 25th. After a long existential hibernation, you will wake up once again to all the universe has to offer.

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Virgo horoscopes for May 2022

It’s time to fall in love

If you are a student who has been slacking all semester, you may finally have to pay the piper mid-month. To avoid problems, start hitting the books now. If you are undergoing legal proceedings, you need to choose your words very carefully, or things could suddenly unravel. Heed your lawyer’s advice, or find new counsel if you are not happy with existing representation. You may also run into headaches while travelling mid-month, so give yourself plenty of time to get where you are going, and avoid talking on the phone while driving to prevent accidents. But there is also plenty of good in store, especially for romance. This is one of the best months for love, perhaps in your entire lifetime. Whether single or in a couple, passion and tenderness await, so gather ye rosebuds while ye may, especially on the 17th.

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Libra horoscopes for May 2022

Take the next step

Preoccupations about money and your overall life situation could have you lashing out at those closest to you, causing sudden emotional upsets with intimate partners mid-month. You could also make rash, poorly thought-out decisions regarding investments. On a more positive note, Mars comes bursting into your love sector on the 24th, putting you at a two-year high in terms of passion and desire. If you are single, you could meet a lifelong partner during the next two months, so be brave and let your feelings be known to any would-be suitors. For those in a committed relationship, you may decide to take things to the next level, such as deciding to get engaged, married or move in together. Feelings of fiery romance and gentle, courtly devotion are in perfect balance, leading to an idyllic partnership.

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Scorpio horoscopes for May 2022

Time for new love?

When it comes to romance, it may be out with the old and in with the new. If you are in a charged, volatile relationship that is doing nothing except overwhelming you with anxiety, you may finally get the courage to call it quits mid-month. But have no fear, you will only be making space for new amorous opportunities that are overflowing with passion and sweet, storybook romance. If you are single, this is one of the best months of your life to find the perfect partner, with the 17th being an especially auspicious date night. Your confidence and charm will be on overdrive, allowing you to meet suitors that measure up in all regards. In terms of finances, however, you will be besieged by fuzzy thinking all month. It would be best to put off major investment decisions until June.

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Sagittarius horoscopes for May 2022

Take a time out

If you are in a committed relationship, your love life is as confusing as ever, so try not to dwell too much on things. You may want to suddenly pull the plug on a partnership around the 15th, but it may be better to take a time out and put off important decisions until June, when clearer thinking returns. Instead, focus on getting your health in order. If your diet is erratic or you have been partaking in anxious eating, you can finally conjure up the will to implement a more nutritiously sound regimen that will help improve your overall sense of physical wellbeing. Spending time with family or redecorating the home will recharge your batteries during the first half of the month, while singles will want to get out and seek new love from the 24th. The 29th is one of the best date nights of the decade, when you could be swept off your feet by someone who is exciting, adventurous, good-natured and generous — in others words, just your type.

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Capricorn horoscopes for May 2022

Give people some space

Your friendship, work and love lives could be at odds mid-month. If you can keep these spheres clearly separated, you can go far in mitigating the tense atmosphere of the Lunar Eclipse on the 15th. If you feel like people are distancing themselves from you, it could be because you are inadvertently using them as emotional dumping grounds. Instead of overloading those in your social circle with your work problems and romantic dilemmas, enjoy fun times discussing art, film and comedy, so you all can escape from the travails of everyday life. For singles and couples, the 19th and 25th are excellent date nights, when your magnetism, spontaneity and charm are off the charts.

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Aquarius horoscopes for May 2022

Focus on your career

If you focus on resolving issues in your professional life, you will be able to drown out all the noise besetting you at home and in love, while also setting yourself up for a boost in income. Until the 24th, you will be on fire when it comes to attracting money, so use this time to seek new work opportunities, pitch clients and negotiate contracts; the 17th is an especially auspicious day to tackle these matters. Mid-month, your mind turns to love and the one that got away. This may be a good time to reach out and give it another go, but just be aware that you may be romanticizing something that was never meant to be. From the 19th, volatile situations regarding home and family settle down, allowing you to find strength and understanding in your domestic sphere once more.

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Pisces horoscopes for May 2022

Be confident

You are brimming with confidence, charm and creativity this month, giving you an added boost of assertiveness, so you there is nothing you can’t do. If you have been estranged from a family member, take the initiative by extending an olive branch after the 10th. If you are reconnecting via email or DM, play close attention to your wording to avoid being misunderstood. Once Mars enters your money sector on the 24th, you will be at a two-year high in terms of earnings. If you are looking for new, higher-paid position, send out your résumé on the 25th. This is also an excellent day to renegotiate terms for an existing job or even start your own business.

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