CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Carly Rae Jepsen, 37; Jena Malone, 38; Michael Strahan, 51; Goldie Hawn, 77.
Happy Birthday: Laboring over the impossible is a waste of time. Concentrate on what moves you, and gather the information that helps you prepare for the success you are trying to achieve. Investing time, money and energy will make it easier to accept the changes necessary to reach your goal. Opportunities will come from familiarities, not newfangled schemes. Choose peace over chaos. Your numbers are 6, 10, 18, 22, 28, 33, 43.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Look for any opportunity to make your money stretch. Invest in yourself and your ability to earn more, and manage your savings efficiently. Emotional spending or paying for someone else’s mistake will leave you ill at ease. 3 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Consider your position and how you can improve an unfolding situation. A change may seem scary, but sitting still and doing nothing will make you vulnerable. Decide what it is you want and advocate on your behalf. 3 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Ignore anyone trying to interfere with your plans, and engage in matters that can help you advance. A disciplined attitude will help you gain respect and the assistance you need to finish things on time. 3 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Read between the lines. Let your intuition guide you when dealing with youngsters, seniors and lovers. Be a good listener, and you’ll get a clear picture of what you can do to improve things. An innovative attitude will serve you well. 5 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Playing emotional games will backfire. Using charm to win favors can work if you don’t renege on your promises. Maintaining a stellar reputation is imperative to getting what you want. Accept the inevitable and find a positive way to move forward. 2 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Make sure you know what’s expected of you before you enter negotiations. It’s up to you to lay out a feasible plan and sell it to those less accommodating. A personal situation will turn out better than anticipated. 3 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Focus on what you are trying to achieve. Learn as you go, and don’t stop until you are happy with the results. A financial loss will occur if you hesitate or neglect to take care of your responsibilities. Choose your words carefully. 3 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): What you do will significantly impact what unfolds. Talk is cheap unless you are prepared to follow through with your promises. Look at your budget and adjust whatever is necessary to ensure you can finish what you start. 3 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Take advantage of any opportunity that comes your way. Your ability to size up situations and make decisions quickly will help you stay ahead of any competition you encounter. Don’t let the mistakes others make burden you. Offer suggestions, not hands-on help. 4 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Do what’s right, and don’t look back. A change is necessary if you want to maintain balance and equality in your life. Look for opportunities that allow you to grow personally and professionally. Don’t let your emotions lead you astray. 2 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Be cautious with investments, health and contracts. Read the fine print, and don’t act in haste. Put more effort into taking care of your responsibilities and seeking alternative ways to bring in more cash. Self-improvement projects are favored. 5 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Weigh the pros and cons before agreeing to something questionable. Problems will begin with a lack of valid information and continue if you don’t question what others do or say. Do your due diligence. Speak the truth and verify facts. 5 stars
Birthday Baby: You are entertaining, appealing and focused. You are optimistic and outgoing.
1 star: Avoid conflicts; work behind the scenes. 2 stars: You can accomplish, but don’t rely on others. 3 stars: Focus and you’ll reach your goals. 4 stars: Aim high; start new projects. 5 stars: Nothing can stop you; go for gold.
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