Stress and nervous tension will erupt if you don't swiftly deal with an upsetting emotional matter this year. Financial gains are apparent if you focus more on business and less on personal affairs. Get promises in writing and avoid being left in a compromising or vulnerable position.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- The money that is headed your way should be put into your savings and not squandered on unnecessary purchases. Plan on enjoying inexpensive entertainment with a friend.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- You will need to go through unusual sources to get the information you need. It's time to have a heart-to-heart talk with someone who will be affected by the choices you make.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- Someone from your past will help you find a way out of a current situation. Your research will help you decide whether an investment offer is worth your while.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Your ideas may not be welcome if you share your plans prematurely. Mulling over your thoughts will help you precisely present what you want to do.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- It's easy to become anxious when you are constantly trying to improve. Getting together with people from your past will lighten your mood and give you a comforting sense of accomplishment.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- A creative approach to a project will pay off. Property or investment deals will turn a profit if you are well-informed and have the cash, but don't lend or borrow money.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Get together with friends. Family members will be hard to deal with, so plan to attend a social event away from home. A short trip will lead to an opportunity.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- You will be able to persuade others to follow your plans. If you are assertive and bold, you will gain recognition, respect and assistance.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- You may be itching to travel, but it would be best to wait if your budget is tight. Going into debt for a quick getaway will seem like a mistake when the bills start flowing in.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- You will be inclined to overreact to a personal matter that arises. Financial, medical or legal questions are best addressed swiftly. A professional change should be considered.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Helping others will boost your confidence and give you a sense of satisfaction. It's time to let your friends and allies know how much you value their support and encouragement.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- Careful budgeting will help you out of a temporary financial bind. Your plans may be set back for a while, but you will be able to get back on track if you are frugal.