Take a close look at your connections to the people you live and work with. Knowing where you stand and who is willing to stand beside you will make your decisions much easier this year. Gains can be made if you stick to the rules and precise plans.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- Take pride in everything you do. Pay attention to detail and be consistent. You have plenty to gain if you are confident and informative. Avoid bad influences.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- Take on the role of instigator and get everyone around you fired up about something you want to see happen. Your enthusiasm will be contagious and will bring about positive change.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- Deal with personal papers and any problems you face with government agencies or institutions. Taking care of business will help ease uncertainty and ongoing stress.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Take time to evaluate and develop your ideas instead of rushing into something you know little about. Be a leader, not a follower.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- You can bring about positive change at work and home. Taking responsibility and sticking to your plans will help you avoid getting into a disagreement. Honor your word.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- A partnership that offers mental stimulation and promotes equality will encourage growth and invite responsible change. Travel and educational pursuits are favored. Live your dream.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Information you receive will spark you to make a sudden change in the way you deal with others and how you view yourself and the things you stand for.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- An emotional plea will help you sort out differences you have with someone. Expressing your thoughts will help you live up to your standards and implement personal improvements.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- Question anyone who is asking for something that makes you feel uneasy. It’s important to avoid getting trapped by someone pressuring you to make a commitment that infringes on your integrity.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Too much of anything will turn into a bad thing. Keep moderation in mind and avoid anyone who is inconsistent or unreliable. Concentrate on home, family and accomplishing your goals.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Weigh the pros and cons of any offer that comes your way. Someone will try to take advantage of you if you don’t ask questions and require changes that will suit your needs.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- Don’t take a chance or forget the past when it comes to dealing with expenses, money matters or people who have caused problems or cost you financially. Avoid being used.