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Rat Horoscope 2023: Career, Love, and Money Predictions

Rat Horoscope 2023: Career, Love, and Money Predictions

Written by GavinUpdated Jan. 19, 2023

2023 is a year of the Rabbit. Rats (those born in a Chinese zodiac year of the Rat), according to Chinese astrology, among the 12 zodiac signs, your sign, the Rat, is 1st and the Rabbit is 4th, and the 1st and 4th branches tend to overcome each other. Therefore, Rat people, you will encounter many difficult troubles in 2023, and your overall horoscope will be one of ups and downs.

Rat people, you need to be cautious and not impulsive in your actions during this year.

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Career — Rats' 2023 Horoscope

Entering 2023, the career fortune of you Rat people is generally good, but due to being in tangential opposition to Tai Sui (the age star), you will encounter some obstacles.

Working Rat people, this year you will encounter many annoying things in the workplace, including being isolated by colleagues or being talked about behind your back, which could make you very troubled. Mistakes may also occur because of a lack of concentration, leading to you being blamed by leaders and receiving complaints from colleagues.

Rat people who have your own business, in 2023 you must learn to maintain a good relationship with your partners. It is the most basic courtesy to send a greeting during certain festivals, otherwise long-term absence of contact will make your partners feel that your cooperation has elapsed.

In addition, Rat people, you have the lucky star Kuigang in charge this year. Whether you are employed or self-employed, as long as you move forward bravely and face difficulties head on this year, you will get out of your predicaments and achieve great progress in your career.

Love — Rats' 2023 Forecast

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In 2023, the fortunes of the Rat people in love display a downward trend.

Single Rats, you will probably remain single this year. Although you will encounter a few blossoming relationships, they will likely turn out to be sour grapes. Even if you meet a person you like, you will later find that s/he does not treat you sincerely.

Rat people, you should also reflect on yourselves. Although you are gentle in character, you are sometimes not decisive enough, and you are hesitant when encountering problems. This is a fatal flaw for Rat men, especially when you encounter setbacks.

You should be calm, deal decisively, and not sit back helplessly. After the charm of your personality is improved, if you believe in Chinese astrology, love will beckon you from not far away.

2023 is destined to be a very rough year for you Rat people who already have a partner. This year, there will often be arguments with your partner over trivial matters, and you also need to beware of the risk of a third party in your relationship. The quarrel and the cold war are very harmful to a relationship, and this is also the time when someone else is most likely to seem attractive, so Rat people, you must be more careful with your affections, treat your partner frankly, and increase communication in order to maintain the stability of your relationship.

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Wealth — Rats' 2023 Projection

Rats' Wealth Horoscope 2023

In 2023, Rat people, your financial projection has an upward trend as a whole. Although there is a risk of bankruptcy, fortunately, you Rat people are resourceful and therefore can get out of trouble and reap full rewards by relying on your skills.

However, it should be noted that when it comes to speculative wealth, you Rat people should be more cautious, because there is a risk of bankruptcy, so when facing various investment and financial opportunities, you should take a more circumspect approach than before. If you invest blindly, it will be difficult to recover the losses.

In addition, in terms of financial outlay, compared with last year's expenditure, your costs will increase a lot. Affected by the "big drain" of a malefic star, Rat people, you will have a lot of unnecessary expenditures this year, resulting in spending money like flowing water.

It is recommended that you do some financial planning this year, check your expenses regularly, and try to save unnecessary outlay, so as to keep expenditure in line with income, and save more for eventualities.

Health — Rats' 2023 Prognosis

In 2023, Rats, your overall health prognosis has a downward trend. This year, Rat people, you should pay special attention to your own health. If you feel unwell, seek medical attention as soon as possible.

At the same time, Rat people, you should strengthen your physical fitness a lot. Good choices include taking a walk after meals or going to a park early for some exercise.

Rat people who already suffer from chronic diseases or old ailments, you should pay be attentive to ay deterioration, and go to the doctor/hospital for regular check-ups, take medicines on time, eat more nutritious food, and never eat a full meal, so as not to damage the stomach.

Year-of-the-Rabbit People's 2023 Monthly Horoscope

In popular Chinese astrology, a Chinese zodiac sign's horoscope and monthly predictions are dated according to the Chinese lunar calendar. As such, Rats, your 2023 horoscope starts from January 22nd, 2023 (Chinese New Year) and ends on February 9th, 2024 (Chinese New Year's Eve).

Your horoscope below covers months 1–12 of the Chinese lunar calendar for 2023, and Gregorian calendar dates have been given for reference.

Rats' Month 1 Horoscope (Jan. 22 – Feb. 19, 2023)

Rat people, your horoscope is better this month 1, especially in terms of wealth.

Rat people in the workplace, you will gain a lot this month, and your end-of-year bonus or extra-performance commission will be a significant amount.

Rat people who are starting your own business, your orders this month are predicted to skyrocket, and your company will reap huge benefits.

In terms of relationship, single Rat people, you will meet your ideal person. If you are already getting along well with someone, you are should move towards marriage.

Rats' Month 2 Horoscope (Feb. 20 – Mar. 21, 2023)

Compared with the previous month, Rat people your prospects in month 2 show a downward trend, especially in terms of romantic fortune.

During this period, you Rat people will often be busy with work, ignoring concern for your other half. Especially for you Rat people who already have a partner, there will be disputes between the two of you, and you are destined to fall into a cold war situation. It is suggested that you should learn to control your emotions this month and not be too impulsive.

In 2023, an extra lunar month 2 (Mar. 22 – Apr. 19) occurs after the standard month 2 in the Chinese calendar. For Chinese astrology purposes, this makes month 2 twice as long, which is a bad thing for Rats in 2023, as month 2's generally troubling predictions go on for an extra 29 days!

Rats' Month 3 Horoscope (Apr. 20 – May 18, 2023)

In the third month of the lunar calendar, the overall fortunes for you Rat people will continue to go downhill, especially in terms of wealth.

This month, Rat people, you run the risk of bankruptcy. It is recommended that you be extra cautious when choosing financial products, and do not blindly follow the trends.

In addition, pay attention to personal safety when going out, and do not play with mobile phones while walking to avoid traffic accidents, resulting in injury and financial loss. You also need to take care of your belongings to avoid them being stolen by thieves.

Rats' Month 4 Horoscope (May 19 – Jun. 17, 2023)

This month 4, career fortunes for you Rat people take on an upward trend. Rat people in the workplace, you will be appreciated by your leaders, and will take the lead in many projects and soon win a promotion and/or salary increase.

However, it will be necessary to beware of being defamed by villains. Once you perform well at work, there will be small-minded people talking behind your back. If this occurs, it is suggested that, people born in a year of the Rat, you should ignore it, and just do your job well.

Rats' Month 5 Horoscope (Jun. 18 – Jul. 17, 2023)

Rat people, your luck is set to continue on an upward trend this month 5, especially in terms of wealth. After the promotion and salary increase last month, there will be a big increase in wealth this month, and your income will have doubled compared to a comparable time in the past. When taking into account the commissions and dividends of various projects, Rats, your salary this month will be very considerable.

Rats' Month 6 Horoscope (Jul. 18 – Aug. 15, 2023)

The romantic fortune of the Rat people will rise this month. For the single Rat people, this month will have a good luck in peach blossoms, and you will meet the person you like. In the process of getting along with each other, you find that the other person cares about you very much. If the development goes well, the two are expected to enter the palace of marriage hand in hand.

Rats' Month 7 Horoscope (Aug. 16 – Sep. 14, 2023)

Rat people, this month 7, your outlook is relatively flat. No matter whether in work or life, you will not encounter any troubles, and your health should be relatively stable. This month will be very comfortable for you. Because of Tai Sui, Rat people, you are set to encounter various difficulties this year, but this month 7 will give you a buffer time, so you can stop and have a break, and at the same time let your mind relax.

Rats' Month 8 Horoscope (Sep. 15 – Oct. 14, 2023)

This month 8, the astrology-divined life of you Rat people is fated to become very turbulent again due to the influence of Tai Sui.

Rat people suffering from old diseases, you should pay attention to preventing the recurrence of old conditions, seek medical examination and treatment rapidly when you feel unwell, and go to the hospital for any regular check-ups, and take any medicines prescribed when you should.

Women born in a year of the Rat, try not to go out at night this month, as there is a risk of traffic accidents.

Rats' Month 9 Horoscope (Oct. 15 – Nov. 12, 2023)

Rats, this month 9, your luck begins a definite decline again, mainly reflected in your romantic fortunes.

Married Rats, due to being busy with work this month, it will be easy for you to ignore your relationship with your other half and lack time to spend with your family and children. If this is allowed to continue too long, there will be many conflicts between you as a couple, and even violent conflicts will break out.

At this time, Rat people, you must learn to look at problems from the perspective of the other half, and learn to communicate constructively, otherwise quarreling with the other party in ignorance will eventually lead to the breakdown of the marriage relationship.

Rats' Month 10 Horoscope (Nov. 13 – Dec. 12, 2023)

The fortunes of you Rat people will rebound a little this month 10, but you will still need to pay attention to your health, especially you older Rats. You should pay attention to the regularity of your eating and rest this month, otherwise you will be prone to gastrointestinal diseases, which will cause burdensome damage to your body. Remember not to overeat, and it is recommended to eat warm and easily digestible food.

Rats' Month 11 Horoscope (Dec. 13, 2023 – Jan. 10, 2024)

Rat people, your general outlook this month 11 is average. This month, you are predicted to feel very tired due to long-term busy work, plus dealing with trivial matters at home. Your whole being will become very depressed.

In terms of work, because your own development ideals are not in line with your company's, you will have the idea of ​​leaving. You will need to think clearly at this time, and you must not be impulsive. It is recommended to calm down and make a good plan for your future.

Rats' Month 12 Horoscope (Jan. 11 – Feb. 9, 2024)

Rat people, you should have an increase in your financial luck in this month 12. Whether you in business or in the workplace, you should go home with a lot of profit at the end of this zodiac year.

It should be noted that, with Chinese New Year approaching, you should take care of your important items when you go out, so as to avoid theft or loss.

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