Pick a starting point for the next phase of your life. Try to find a feasible balance between your personal and professional responsibilities. Although this year may begin slowly, you will be able to find a solution that will help you vault ahead if you are patient.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- Lady Luck is in your corner. If you play by the rules, you can expect monetary gains through investments or games of chance. It is vital that you not neglect your health.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- Younger family members or acquaintances will cause distress. Contain your temper. Reiterate the rules to get your household back on track. Romance is highlighted. Make special plans for two.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- Don't limit yourself to the old familiar routine. Spice up your life by taking part in recreational or educational activities. A long-lasting friendship will result from events you attend.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- You will be pleasantly surprised by an unexpected change. Being inflexible or rash will limit your options. If you let matters unfold naturally, you will enjoy the outcome.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- A big break is heading your way. Let everyone know what you have to offer. Your passionate approach will put you in the running for an employment opportunity.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- You won't make any progress if you wait for others to help you. Do everything yourself so you can take full credit for what you achieve.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- This is an ideal time for a short getaway or vacation. You may feel restricted by your circumstances, and a chance to take a break and think matters through would do you good.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- Don't allow anxiety or doubt to stop you from making the most of your skills. Your confidence will get a boost when you receive a positive response from your peers.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- A chance encounter with an old friend will give you valuable insight into your financial future. Listen and learn from those who've experienced a similar journey.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Someone will try to take advantage of your sympathetic nature. Offer advice, not money, when you are approached for a handout. Minor differences will plague a romantic relationship.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- You are extremely loyal, but it's time to free yourself of associates who are making you look bad. Constantly bailing out careless or inconsiderate people will hurt you mentally and physically.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- A rash decision will cause regrets. Make sure you fully understand what is expected of you before you make a commitment or sign a contract. Don't agree to something that might jeopardize your security.