Play catch-up this year. Before you start something new or take on too much, tidy up and put pending matters to rest. Know where you stand and how you can best serve both your needs and the needs of those you love. Be honest and do what’s right.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- A money matter should be handled with care. Look over contracts and see if you can improve them in your favor. Control whatever situation you face.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- Keep your emotions in check and focus on being loving and kind when dealing with others. Too much of anything will be costly, emotionally and physically.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- Your progress will be fueled by an emotional high. Making personal improvements, spending time with people you enjoy collaborating with and relishing some special time with a loved one are all highlighted.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- The energy at social events will pump you up. Participate in activities that interest you, but don’t sign up for something you don’t have time to pursue.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- A little time spent on self-improvement and nurturing a relationship with someone special will bring you much satisfaction. Stay active and do something nice for a loved one.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Refuse to get swept into someone else’s melodrama. Be a witness, not a participant, when it comes to discord and chaos. Use your intelligence to navigate your way through social unrest.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Make a physical move or change the way you handle your money. By taking control of your life, you will feel empowered to make choices that suit you best.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- Refrain from overreacting and overdoing it. Moderation will be necessary if you want to avoid a physical, emotional or financial problem. Protect your possessions and reputation.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- A job well done will be acknowledged. Do your part and take care of your responsibilities. Making a simple gesture and fulfilling a promise will change the dynamics of a relationship.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Share your feelings and plans with someone you want to spend more time with. Knowing that you are not alone will bring you comfort and the confidence to follow through with your ideas.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Only sign up for what you know you can handle. Problems with pushy or persuasive people are best dealt with properly. Live by the rules and ask for expert assistance, if necessary.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- Give a little and take a little to find common ground. If you reconnect with people you have collaborated with in the past, you will benefit from whatever transpires. Financial gain is apparent.