The Rat is definitely one of the most intelligent animals of the 12 Chinese zodiac signs. Curious and charismatic, the Rat has a stubborn tendency to systematically favour his own interests, both in his social and professional relationships. The Year of Dog 2018 is a year of rest with long-term beneficial effects, during which the natives of the Year of the Rat feel the need to take the time to rest and recharge, away from the noisy movement of the world.
By 2018, the Rat can expect to live a fairly mixed year overall. The first sign-animal of the Chinese calendar is forced to redouble his efforts and to be particularly patient when it concerns his private life.
Caution is also needed in 2018 for the professional Rat, who shall better discreetly concentrate on building new projects rather than venturing into investments that can be hazardous and risky for him during a Year of the Dog.
Love, Romance & Marriage
Within his family, temporary tensions can disrupt the tranquility of the Rat. During this dog year the possibility of a short-term separation cannot be excluded. During the Year of the Dog 2018, bachelors are led to differentiate between an ephemeral passion and true love. The Rat whose sentimental relationship is recent but solid should not try to formalize his union by a marriage during the course of the Chinese lunar year 2018. For it is good to remember that for the Rat, a year of the Dog is not conducive to marriage. Finally, new friendly and interesting encounters come to brighten the daily life of the Rat all along the year.
Work and Social Life
On the professional side, beneficial business partnerships shall develop during this year of dog, rather far away from the place of residence of the Rat. As a result, the Rat may have to travel more often than usual, in the company of partners and collaborators. However, the Rat must also face unexpected and annoying situations. It is quite possible that he will be held accountable for his professional activities for the wrong reasons in order to weaken him, or even that someone could be trying to spy on his business activity. Its therefore very important for the Rat to make sure he hides his most valuable possessions and redouble his vigilance regarding his investments. Accountability problems may arise in the opposite case, since the Rat may end up in inextricable situations on which he will have no control or any means of action whatsoever.
In 2018, the year of dog the Rat does well to remain cautious, just as not to get in the spotlight. Its rather in the Rats interest to step back and concentrate on the creative dimension of his work, in order to design new projects that will ultimately prove to be extremely profitable for his finances and beneficial for his personal and his familys well-being.
Career & Competitive Exam
Charged and energetic during the year, the rat students will study with great enthusiasm and with more likelihood attain success in the competitive exams to brighten their career in this year of Dog. However, it is advisable for the Rat students to follow set routine with sheer dedication and continuity to find the favour of luck. Overall, this dog year is more likely to prove a year worth remembering from career perspective.
Travel and Transfer
Professional commitment may require frequent travel to deal with the clients or the people employed in Govt. jobs may have to travel other cities for official purpose. In this year of dog the people belonging to Zodiac animal rat may get the opportunities of promotion at the destination of their choices with increased perks. However, transfer may also give some trouble as the transfer of schools and colleges of the kids will require lots of efforts and extra expenses.
Luck and Well-Being For The Rat In 2018
Most favourable periods to the Rat in 2018:
- Month of the Dragon (April 2018)
- Month of the Monkey (August 2018)
- Month of the Rat (December 2018)
- Month of the Ox (January 2019)
Least Favourable Period:
- Month of the Horse (June 2018)