Look at an unplanned circumstance as a chance to grow and learn. If you face changes with optimism and acceptance, they will work out for you in the end. Shying away from a new challenge will not help you move forward. Turn this into a progressive year.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- Go over personal paperwork in detail. Update your financial records and put all of your receipts and bills in order. Keep your medical documents up to date, along with your passport.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- Cash will slip through your fingers if you donate to an unfamiliar group. Keep a close eye on your money and keep unnecessary expenditures to a minimum. An unexpected bill will set you back.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- Don't let your heart rule your head. Listen to the advice of caring friends. If you are infatuated with someone unsuitable or something unrealistic, regret will follow.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- You will get terrific results when shopping for someone special. If you pick up the pace, you will accomplish more than anticipated, leaving time for rest and relaxation late in the day.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- The situation on the home front will be critical. Getting out of the house and enjoying time with a friend who makes you laugh will do you good. Avoid overspending.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Family tension will run high. The more you are able to achieve, the less time you will have to complain or get into an argument. Patience will be required.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Put your talents to good use. Rather than get embroiled in work and chores, get together with friends, go on a trip or visit an out-of-town relative.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- Don't dwell on the past. No matter how emotional you feel, keep in mind that the new year represents a new beginning. Leave disappointment behind you and prepare for a bright future.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- You will be inspired by a most unlikely source. If you spend time helping less fortunate people, you are likely to find a kindred spirit. Let your heart lead the way.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Imagine yourself in a more fulfilling career. Once you have narrowed down your options, it will be easy to determine what you need to do to achieve your dream.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Don't believe everything you hear. Someone will lead you astray. If you overreact, you risk being put at a disadvantage that will force you to backtrack.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- You can make valuable contributions without spending too much. Donate your time to local programs that assist people in need. Look in on someone who is ailing or needs your help.