When Venus turns retrograde on October 5, it’s time to reassess and reevaluate. Since Venus is associated with love and money, these are great places to start. Are your love life and financial situation as healthy as they could be? Explore your options. 

The new moon in your sign on the eighth urges you to start something new, especially a friendship. Exchange contact info with people who share your interests. 

The full moon in Taurus on October 24 is a time of completion, helping you bring things to their natural conclusion. It’s hard to let go of a close relationship or investment, but it’s also important to acknowledge that not everything is meant to last forever. Most things have an expiration date. 

A Venus-Saturn sextile that same day is a good reminder that patience and perseverance pay off, but so does a good work ethic. Don’t sit back and wait for things to happen, Libra. Hard work ensures a valuable payoff. 

Venus enters your sign on the thirty-first, so you’re very willing to accommodate other people’s wishes and compromise to keep the peace. What about your needs, though? Don’t forget about those.