The way you deal with institutions, friends and relatives will be important if you want to get ahead with minimal interference. Keeping an open mind and looking for fair solutions will help you establish a good reputation among your peers.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- You'll be tempted to make last-minute alterations that will cause a rift with someone. Don't let your impulses take control and ruin something good. Take your time and work on self-improvement.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- An unexpected financial gain looks promising. Settlements, finalized contracts or even a gift or win is within your reach. Collect old debts and call in favors. Offer assistance and make a difference.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- Get your money matters in order. Complete pending settlements, negotiations or any medical follow-up that is required to ensure you are in tip-top shape. A financial gain is heading your way.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- An emotional gesture will help you realize how much someone means to you. Communicate freely and gain insight into the possibilities that exist if you take part in a joint venture.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- You need to wrap things up quickly by doing what's necessary. Discussing your plans with younger or older friends or relatives will help you put things in perspective. A change will do you good.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Reevaluate what you have done in the past and think about how you want to move forward. A disciplined approach will encourage physical, emotional and financial improvements. Put love high on your list.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Discussing home improvements or joint financial ventures will be difficult. Set a budget and refuse to overspend. Look for hidden costs and find a way to cut corners.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- Don't think about what you want to do or ought to be doing, when you need to be taking action. If you are slow making decisions, you'll get left behind. Choose love and peace over chaos.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- Size up a situation and take a step forward. Don't let the demands of others stand between you and what you want to accomplish. Don't give in to manipulation or threats.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- You should take care of the small, but important details that could result in delays if they go unaddressed. Handle matters personally, instead of relying on someone else who won't do as good a job as you.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Share your feelings and make changes to your lifestyle that will enable you to cut corners so you have more time to do things you enjoy.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- Refrain from making a commitment that you cannot fulfill. Taking on too much will be your downfall. Offer only what is feasible. Taking impulsive action must be avoided.