Sometimes it's best to look back before you move forward. Consider recent experiences and how they can help you make better choices. Change must be made for the right reason. Explore your options and use your imagination to reach your goals.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- Consider the consequences before you say or do something you might regret. It's important to listen, observe and look at all sides of a situation before you react.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- Do your homework if you want to make plans, travel or sign up for something you know little about. Problems will arise when dealing with institutions or authority.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- Keep a watchful eye. Someone is likely to take advantage of you or violate your space. Protect your assets and possessions, and say no to people pressuring you to make donations.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- It's a good day to engage in what's going on in your community or take part in an activity or event that interests you. Making travel plans, networking and gathering information will give you better insight into future trends.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- You need to get personal matters in order. Unfinished financial, legal, medical or contractual issues should be looked at carefully. A disciplined attitude will help you start the year off on the right foot.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Don't hold back when you should be gearing up and moving forward. Use persuasive tactics to improve your relationships with others and to help get your point across.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Look before you leap. Refuse to get involved in a dispute or make unnecessary changes at home. Focus on making physical alterations that will boost your confidence.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- Don't take anything or anyone for granted. A personal change will not turn out as well as you'd hoped. Look for a different approach in order to gain greater satisfaction.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- Proceed with caution. Don't overexert yourself or make unrealistic promises. Bide your time and consider what's most important. Personal, professional and home improvement projects need to be addressed.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Make a point to reconnect with someone from your past. Shared memories will remind you of former dreams. New beginnings using old ideas look promising.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Look over personal papers and figure out a strategy that will help you inch toward financial freedom. If you update your look or image, it will lift your spirits.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- Emotions will flare up if you don't honor a promise. Share your thoughts, ideas and plans to get things done in order to avoid criticism. Don't make assumptions. Take care of matters personally.