Keep an open mind, but not an open wallet. You cannot buy love, or bail someone out and expect not to be let down and disappointed. Be smart and offer solid advice, not financial resources, when dealing with friends, family or a loved one. Be moderate, not frivolous.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- Just because you are a pioneer doesn’t mean that you must indulge in every new thing or change that presents itself. Careful consideration will spare you angst and unnecessary costs.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- Help the ones you love. What you do will be well received and will put you in high regard. A business expense should be monitored closely.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- Keep your emotions under control and your mind focused on the changes you can bring about. Don’t count on someone to give you sound advice or offer accurate instructions.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Know your limitations and refrain from taking on too much or overspending on things you don't need. Stick to tried-and-true means and methods, and avoid confusion.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Look over your financial and personal papers carefully. Don’t give anyone access to your passwords or information that might be used against you. Don’t rely on outside help.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Your instincts will not be wrong when dealing with partnerships, people from your past or someone you love. Express your thoughts and don’t overdo it, overspend or put up with excessive people.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Make your residence homey. Welcome changes that will make your life easier, but make sure you can afford the updates before you begin. Lowering your personal expenses will ease stress.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- Being honest about your feelings will lead to answers to problems that have been causing you uncertainty and setbacks. Taking a short trip or doing fact-finding is in your best interest.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- Emotions will surface. Don’t dodge issues or offer false information just to spare someone’s feelings. Honesty is a priority and should not be ignored if you want to avoid repercussions.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Sign up for an activity that will broaden your mind or offer innovative life philosophies that will help you keep a positive attitude and set appropriate goals.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Joint ventures will not turn out as anticipated. Make sure you read the fine print of any deal. Don’t trust what someone tells you regarding money, health or legal matters.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- Get involved in events that address issues that concern you. Children will have an impact on your life, offering a different perspective on a situation you face. Live and learn.