This year shows plenty of promise if you use your intelligence and creative potential to the fullest. Set your sights high, work hard and focus on getting things done if you want to advance. The more organizations you are involved with, the better your chance to succeed.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- Great achievements can be made. Strike a deal, take on a new challenge, complete a creative project or engage in romance. Take the initiative and don't look back.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- Make sure all the cards are on the table before signing up for a partnership or collaborating with someone. An unpleasant surprise is likely if you don't do your research carefully.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- Social media makes it easier than ever to get in touch with an old friend. It will be refreshing to talk to someone who understands your background and shares your ideals.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Spend your leisure time doing something you enjoy. Filling your schedule with chores, repair jobs or shopping will leave you no time to recharge your batteries. Put time aside to relax.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- This is a great day for family fun. Remember to include young people in your entertainment or party plans. Host an informal get-together with people you don't see regularly.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Mixing business with pleasure will bring a new perspective regarding your career goals. You will learn a lot by listening and observing what's going on in your professional field.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Nothing will escape your notice today. Pay attention to detail and carefully gauge what needs to be done and how much it will cost. Caution will spare you from loss.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- Your ingenuity and creativity are in full swing. Increase your visibility by contacting people who are in a position to recommend you. Don't be shy; step into the spotlight.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- Long-term connections and valuable information will come your way from a social or business gathering. You will receive admiration and approval for your innovative ideas. Love is on the rise.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- You will have good luck when it comes to money matters if you have scrutinized the details carefully. A joint venture is worth looking into.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Love and romance will be on your mind. Now is the time to make a commitment or promise to someone important to you. Follow your intuition.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- Someone you thought you could trust is likely to betray you. Collect your thoughts before doing anything you may regret. Acting out of fear or anger will result in bad decisions.