Stick to your plans and refrain from inconsistent behavior in the year ahead. Your approach to life and how you reach your goals will determine the type of help you receive and the progress you make. Romance will provide a needed boost during tough times.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- To fairly assess a situation you face at home or with a partner, you will have to rely on past experience. Remember the old saying: "Once bitten, twice shy."
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- You can offer help to a needy party, but don't be gullible if someone uses compliments to get you to do more than what's required. Don't let anyone take you for granted.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- Don't get angry, get even. No matter what type of situation you face, the sweetest revenge is your own success. Put your best foot forward and strive to excel.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Not everyone will be able to keep a secret. Don't share personal information and you will avoid becoming the topic of conversation. Follow a dream and explore new endeavors.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Your generosity can be your downfall. Offer love, affection and hands-on help, not your hard-earned cash. Emotions will surface and demands will be made, but you must be strictly practical.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- You'll learn something valuable if you mingle with people who have expertise you'd like to tap into. Ask questions and share your thoughts to attract an interesting offer.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Stay on top of your spending habits. Budget wisely and don't feel obliged to pay for others. You cannot buy love, but you can win it with kindness and affection.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- Stay on top of emotional matters. Do something nice for someone you care about. Listen carefully to what people tell you, and you will learn something that will help you excel.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- Stick to what you know and don't venture far from the truth when asked your opinion. A change at home will help ease tension or stress. Physical activity must be undertaken carefully to avoid minor injury.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Look over your financial situation before you take on another expenditure. You have to be realistic if you want to get ahead. Now is not the time to lend or borrow.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Walk away from negative influences. Put effort into your domestic situation and your future. You can get ahead financially and emotionally if you are innovative and genuine.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- Trust only in the facts and refuse to show vulnerability when emotional situations arise. Do what's best for you by disengaging from anyone inflicting emotional manipulation.