Look for options. Don’t feel pressured to take action if you aren’t ready to do so. Listen to what others have to say, but do what you feel works best for you. This is a year to barter and negotiate and to strive for the goals that will bring you the highest returns.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- Look at every angle before you throw your hat in the ring. If you underestimate the extent of a job or an opponent's skills, you’ll have trouble living up to your expectations.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- You’ll be right on target. Negotiate, discuss your options and let others know what you want. An opportunity to travel or spend time with someone interesting will motivate you.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- Make sure an offer is legitimate. Ask questions and take notes. If something sounds suspicious or too good to be true, it probably is. Proceed with caution.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Don’t feel pressured to make a decision or change just because someone else does so. Slow down and only take the plunge when you feel the time is right. Love and romance are highlighted.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Look for opportunities that are solid and free of hidden agendas that could cause emotional turmoil. A change is favored, but it may not be lucrative.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Initiate a meeting or network with people who have something you want. Use your charm, intelligence and experience to win favors and a place at the negotiating table.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Look at your options, and if you don’t see one that is going to bring you what you want, go back to the drawing board and make some adjustments.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- You know your stuff, so don’t hold back. Step up to the podium and say what you think. Your opinion may not please everyone, but it will establish what’s possible.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- A physical challenge will get you moving, but don’t take on the impossible lest an injury slow you down. Know your strengths and weaknesses, and play to your advantage.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Don’t be surprised or intimidated by the changes others make. Do what suits your needs, and don’t apologize for your choices.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Listen to others, but don’t get sucked into someone else’s dilemma. The best advice you can offer is to suggest talking to an expert. Don’t meddle, or you will be blamed.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- You’ve got the edge when it comes to wheeling and dealing. Speak up, as your charm and friendly nature will win favors from people who can help you advance your plans.