Your strength and resilience will be tested this year. Even if the odds aren't in your favor, you have the wisdom to outsmart any opponent. If you're confident and optimistic, you will discover your strengths through the challenges you overcome, leading to an eventful year.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- Problems will occur if you take your partner for granted. If you show appreciation, you will get the kind of response you are looking for. Take care of financial concerns that have been weighing on you.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- Cash will slip through your fingers. Don't allow your generosity to take a toll on your budget. Organizations will ask for donations, but consider your financial situation before you comply.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- Your trusting nature will lead to disappointment if someone lets you down. If you can no longer rely on someone, you should re-examine the relationship.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- You will gain wisdom by listening to an experienced family member. Visiting relatives and friends or entertaining people in your home will spur interesting, informative conversations.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Don't forget about an ailing or elderly relative. Visit those who cannot come to you. Including others in year-end festivities will bring you happiness and good karma.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Overindulgent people will compromise your position or wallet. Emotions will be difficult to control, making it necessary to think carefully before you say something you may regret.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Sharing your thoughts and plans will be an entertaining and enjoyable way to spend time with family. Delegate year-end chores so that no one gets upset or overwhelmed.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- You will interact with people who are demanding or overbearing. Refuse to let what others do or say ruin your day. Consider the source, and don't take hurtful or negative comments to heart.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- Shopping or traveling to visit relatives will be taxing. Include low-key entertainment that will give you greater control by allowing you to set a comfortable pace.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Focus on entertainment and family togetherness, leaving any professional concerns behind you. Time has a way of tempering problems that develop due to stress. Sit back, and let a window of opportunity open.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Your energetic approach to everything will enable you to go the extra mile. Family and colleagues will be impressed and delighted with your helpful, cooperative input.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- You'll tend to be defensive or overly emotional today. Reduce your anxiety by stepping back from confrontational or awkward conversations. A long walk will do you good and help clear your mind.