ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- Gather information and learn from the encounters and experiences you have dealing with others. Take the lead if you want to get things done your way. Business trips look promising.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- You may want to help others, but do so smartly. Don’t let emotional spending lead to a budgetary shortfall. An unusual partnership will provide a learning experience.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- Sort out any differences you have with others, especially if they concern money. Taking the lead and making adjustments to ensure that more money is coming in than is going out will set a good example.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- A discussion with someone you work with or deal with at a government agency or institution will turn emotional. Know your rights and have your paperwork in order.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Don’t overspend on your living space or dubious investments. Put more time into self-improvements that don’t cost too much or focus on your relationships with your children, loved ones or parents.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Trust your emotions. If something doesn’t feel right, back away. Don’t believe everything you are told or take a risk that could lead to injury or a personal loss.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Make last-minute changes or travel arrangements or plans for end-of-year festivities. A shopping spree will lead to bargains. Meet a friend for lunch and catch up.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- Make changes at home that will inspire you to enjoy the festive season. An unusual project should be shared with someone you find comforting and supportive.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- Partnership issues should be addressed head-on. Be willing to compromise and to do the necessary legwork to bring about positive change. Romance will bring you joy and improve your life.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Look for exciting ways to improve how you do your job, take care of your responsibilities or handle your money. Keeping up with technology will encourage better results in your everyday routine.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Sharing the load will help you get a project done on time and enjoy doing it. Speak up and take action to make a difference.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- An emotional situation will arise if you don’t choose your words wisely. Look for unique ways to help others without hurting your bankbook or your health.