You'll face plenty of obstacles this year if you don't learn to go with the flow. Organization and preparation will be helpful. Refuse to let surprises lead to disarray. Be smart and do things right the first time. Choose personal improvements over trying to change others.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- Be receptive to new ideas, but reluctant to follow someone who hasn't got a good track record. It's up to you to conduct your due diligence before entering into a partnership or negotiation.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- Money matters should be dealt with carefully and secretively if you want to avoid loss and disputes. A physical challenge will help clear your head enough for you to find a unique solution.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- Emotions will surface quickly, leaving you in an awkward position if you don't have an alternative plan in place. Nurture important partnerships before the situation spins out of control.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Gravitate toward the unusual and do things that allow you to use your creativity and imagination. Walk away from no-win situations and people who are spoiling for a fight.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Keep emotional matters in perspective and stay focused on what you can do to make things better. Home improvements or alterations to your living situation will lead to personal benefits.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Test your skills before you go public with a project. You may want to do a little fine-tuning to avoid criticism. Problems with a loved one will surface if you aren't attentive.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Your ideas are interesting, but may not hold water. Make sure you pay attention to every little detail to avoid a costly mistake. Rely on your experience and call in experts when in doubt.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- Discuss important matters with discretion. Giving personal information to the wrong person will come back to haunt you. A romantic relationship will take an interesting turn.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- Lead the pack instead of standing in the background. Speak up, air your views and don't worry about being opposed by someone jealous of your charisma, confidence and skills.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Live, learn and experience. It's important not to judge what others do, but to focus on the best way to improve your skills, knowledge and expertise.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Money matters can be addressed and contracts can be negotiated. You stand to make gains if you stick to your principles and honor your promises. Romance is encouraged. Celebrate your success.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- Don't feel pressured to make a decision you aren't equipped to make. Walk away from anyone using emotional blackmail to coerce you into something that doesn't feel right.