Procrastinating over financial, legal or health issues will slow you down. Take care of unfinished business before time becomes an issue. Simplify your life by alleviating any problems before they have a chance to spin out of control. Your timing will be essential if you want to get ahead.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- Get active. Unless you speak up and take action, no one will know what you want or what you can do. Avoid being overlooked by stepping up and showing everyone your strengths.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- The benefits of networking should not be overlooked. Get in touch with well-connected people who can show you the most promising direction. Offer a favor to receive a favor.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- Make a positive impression that accurately portrays what you have to offer. If you embellish the truth, you will ruin your chance to get ahead, as well as leave a negative impression.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- A romantic evening will intensify an important relationship. Be aggressive, but stick to the rules and regulations on your quest to get ahead. Don't let others slow you down.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Spend time with people who challenge you mentally and physically. You will find it impossible to turn down an opportunity to travel. A romantic liaison will heat up.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- A financial deal will reduce your cash flow, but the long-term benefits will be worth your while. A difference of opinion with a loved one or colleague will escalate into a major feud if you aren't willing to compromise.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Shortcuts will end up costing you. A lofty sales pitch will not deliver what it promises. Carefully think your steps through before making a major decision.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- Follow your heart. Attentiveness to home and family will cement your bond with the people who mean the most to you. Make changes that promote comfort and convenience.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- You can't run from emotional matters indefinitely. Face the inevitable, and instigate a conversation that will straighten out any misunderstanding or disagreement you are faced with.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- You are stronger than you think. Don't be threatened by someone trying to push you into something that you don't want to do. Stand by your beliefs and you will come out on top.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Think twice before reviving an old idea, friendship or hobby. If you are unsure, take a walk down memory lane and relive a past experience that left you confused.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- Following your heart will lead to a poor choice. Resentment will grow if you try to take on responsibilities that don't belong to you. Put your needs first.