Deal with unresolved issues swiftly. Don't waste time hemming and hawing. Take the time necessary to concentrate on what's most important to you. Getting ahead should be your intent, and learning to say no to demanding individuals will be part of the process. Put your needs first.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- Now is the time to take action. Make the best choice for you. Don't let anyone talk you out of doing what makes you feel most comfortable. Looking out for your interests will pay off.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- Turn up the heat. If you have been waiting for someone else to take the lead, you will fall short of your goal. The time is ripe for you to take control and move forward.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- A relationship with a new acquaintance will make a close friend jealous. Don't let anyone bully you into making a donation or commitment that you have doubts about.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Don't be too timid to ask for help. If you are experiencing a roadblock, make your difficulties known and you will receive the help you need.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Don't sign on the dotted line before doing the necessary research. Giving in to someone's manipulative tactics will have expensive repercussions. An older relative will shed light on your current dilemma.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Deal with whatever is troubling you. The outcome will not be as negative as you fear. Get in touch with someone from your past who you feel can contribute to your future.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Get involved in issues that are important to you. Volunteering your time or knowledge to a worthy cause will give you a sense of pride and satisfaction. Valuable connections will result.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- Recent changes at home will come to an amicable conclusion. Your mercurial mood will throw your rivals off-course and help you come out on top.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- You have a lot on your plate, but there's nothing you can't handle if you work hard. Romance is highlighted, making this an ideal time to get together with someone special.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Make the most of a good thing. An original plan has fabulous fiscal possibilities. This is a good time to close a deal or forge a partnership.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Be open to new possibilities. There is no need to stay stuck in a rut. Broaden your scope to include other areas of interest. Love is on the rise.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- Anxiety will lead to uncertainty. Concentrate on your emotional, mental and physical health, and don't allow anyone to make you feel guilty for the choices you make.