Keep life simple and do your best to avoid overloading your plate. Reevaluate relationships that have become too demanding or one-sided. Your list of accomplishments will grow if you invest in your future instead of helping others. Concentrate on what's important, and follow through on your plans.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- Attending professional meetings or functions will enable you to sharpen your people skills and interact with your superiors. Career advancement is likely if you show how responsible and forthright you can be.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- This is not a good time to deal with government agencies or institutions. Your loved ones will have a lot to say if you invest in something without consulting them first.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- Stand your ground. Trying to please everyone will not help you get ahead. You shouldn't feel guilty about concentrating on your own priorities. Do what's best for you.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Don't take criticism or negative remarks to heart. Overreacting or becoming incensed about someone else's opinions will turn out to be a waste of time. Do your own thing and don't look back.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Spend time with your mate or close family or friends. Your generosity will not go unnoticed, and your charisma will draw everyone to your side. Romance is in the stars.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- You'll get along better with new acquaintances than you will with relatives today. Take this opportunity to cultivate friendships that are beneficial and bring you joy. Be attentive and mindful.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Uphold any commitment you've made to your employer, peers or family. Don't allow your emotions to overshadow what needs to be done. Do whatever it takes to avoid discord.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- Financial gains are apparent. Look at your plans and go over every detail. Once you are satisfied with your strategy, you should present and promote what you have to offer.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- A friend asking for personal advice is likely to blame you for meddling if you make suggestions. Don't get involved or take sides if you want to avoid looking guilty.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- You should stay active and in control if you want to take part in something special. New beginnings may tempt you, but they will end up being disappointments.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Consider your options. Assess your talents and focus on endeavors that would make good use of your skills. A part-time job will help pay additional end-of-year expenses.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- You can find interesting and compatible companions if you attend events or community activities. Involve yourself with a cause you care about in order to expand your circle of friends.