Your pragmatic way of looking at situations will make you the go-to person this year. Share your wisdom and you will be offered trust, loyalty and support in return. When it comes to personal investments, avoid joint ventures. Money matters are best kept to yourself.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- Speak up, but don't let anger dictate your words. A diplomatic, intelligent approach will bring better results. Make personal improvements instead of trying to change others.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- Focus on the highest peak. It's up to you to live up to the standards you set. Don't worry about opposition. Listen to complaints and offer incentives to deter further setbacks.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- Don't let anyone interfere in your life. False information will lead to bad assumptions that will get you into trouble. Get the facts before making a move.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- You should take part in interesting events and activities in order to find a new outlet for your stress. A partnership with a new acquaintance looks promising.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Your ability to adapt readily to whatever is going on around you will attract attention from someone who shares your interests. Love is on the rise, but emotions will be difficult to control.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- What are you waiting for? Good things will transpire if you are willing to take the initiative and go after your goals. Network, set up meetings and get the ball rolling.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Your intellectual outlook will help you overcome any adversity you face. A day trip or time spent with someone who understands your needs will lead to positive change.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- Focus on home, family and necessary upgrades. Emotional matters will surface. An innovative approach to solving personal problems will help you avoid a spat.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- Be careful when dealing with colleagues or people who can hurt your reputation or cause you grief. Listen carefully and question anything that raises doubt or confusion.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- It's time to present and promote your skills, pursuits and desires. Don't be swayed by someone using emotional manipulation to get a piece of your action. Protect your assets.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- It's up to you to bring about change. If you wait for someone else to make the first move, you'll end up being left behind. Focus on forward motion and personal gain.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- Participate in events that will bring you in contact with like-minded people. You'll benefit if you collaborate to reach a shared goal. Don't let relatives or friends put unrealistic demands on you.