You are a unique and creative individual. Start doing more for yourself and less of what everyone else thinks you should do. Regaining control over your life will strengthen your character and increase your self-confidence. This is your year to put your needs first and reap the rewards.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- Limit your spending. Pay down any charges that are incurring interest. Your hard work will be wasted if you can't stick to a realistic budget. Excess and indulgence are your enemies.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- An entertaining day with family and friends will cheer you up. A game or challenge will shake up your usual routine and provide you with a pleasant and humorous diversion.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- Communicating with a distant friend or relative will remind you of your earlier goals. Revisit those ideas and start researching ways to get yourself back on track.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- It may be flattering to be the object of attention, but a charismatic con artist may be leading you on. Rumors and gossip can fuel resentment and jealousy.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Proceed slowly and carefully. You are likely to miss an important detail or opportunity if you are in too much of a hurry. Double-check your work to ensure accuracy.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Don't let the negativity of others prevent you from getting where you want to go. You will stifle opposition if you move ahead with determination. Your success will be proof that you are right.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Make plans for a solitary day. Trying to get along with others or convincing them to follow your lead will be difficult. You can get more done on your own.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- You can make great progress by staying focused. Don't get caught up in what others are saying or doing. If you stick to your game plan, you will come out on top.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- The benefits of assisting others will be satisfying. Your generous spirit will inspire others, and your popularity will grow. You will gain the attention of an important mentor.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Someone will try to set you up for a fall. Be honest and own up to any error you make. Blaming others will make you seem untrustworthy.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Romance is in the air. If you are single, this is the perfect time to meet someone special. If you are not, show how devoted you are to your loved one.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- You have control over your future. Educate yourself and make social and business connections that will give you an edge over the competition. Take charge and excel.