Conduct business in a practical manner. Staying on top of matters and finishing what you start without making a fuss or letting what others do interfere in your plans will help you excel personally and professionally this year.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- An interesting idea will give you something to explore as a prospect. There is money to be made if you turn something you enjoy doing into a moneymaking venture.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- Emotional matters will mount. Look for a way to compromise in order to avoid an unexpected change of plans. A frugal approach to personal and domestic problems is encouraged.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- You’ll have a false sense of your assets and capabilities. Money matters should be dealt with conservatively. Don’t spend what you don’t have. Focus on self-awareness and physical improvements.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Consider the consequences of your actions before you proceed. A carefully considered plan will serve you far better than an impulsive move. Form an alliance with a trustworthy peer.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Stick to the script. If you exaggerate, you will end up in an emotional situation that will slow down your efforts to get ahead. Personal improvements can be made.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Attend an event that will be conducive to meeting people in your profession. The more contacts you make, the easier it will be for you to advance.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Refuse to follow the crowd. If something doesn’t appeal to you or appears to be too risky, you are best off remaining a spectator and learning from what you see.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- What you do will make a difference, but what you say will lead to trouble. If you do something nice for someone you love or trust, you will get something special in return.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- You’ll have plenty to say and to offer, but use diplomacy to avoid an emotional backlash. Someone will be hurt if you are too blunt about what you think about him or her.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Share your feelings and make your intentions clear. Stick to the truth and be willing to compromise to please a friend, family member or co-worker.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- You are best off being secretive until you have a solid idea to offer. Emotional disputes are likely to develop if you disagree with a partner, friend or relative.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- Take part in your community or in things that friends and relatives are doing. What you contribute will be rewarded with favors that will help you advance.