Smart spending and saving habits will determine how well your year goes. You can think big, but don’t buy into someone else’s plans. Do only what you can afford and what will bring you the highest returns. What you want matters, so please yourself and live life your way.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- Spend time with people who understand you or get what you are trying to do. Don’t let negativity, criticism and complaints stand between you and your objective. Follow your heart.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- If you share your feelings, you’ll resolve personal issues. You have plenty to gain if you make a focused effort to promote better health and physical stamina. Romance is featured.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- Deal with issues that need to be addressed. Look over personal papers and consider your options regarding health concerns. An intelligent, practical solution will put your mind at ease.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Today is all about give and take. Patterns will develop that will help you ease into whatever is best for you. Go with the flow.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Be careful how you treat others. Your actions will be noticed and could influence the outcome of a decision that will affect your position, reputation or status.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Don’t rely on what others say; rely on your skills and what you know you can accomplish. Concentrate on using your attributes to benefit yourself as well as others. Romance is highlighted.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Gather facts and be ready to straighten out anyone who offers false information. Know what and who you are up against, and intelligently deal with controversy.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- Partnerships can make a difference. Nurture your connection with people who bring out the best in you to discover how great you can be and how far you can go.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- Protect your home, possessions and personal information against theft. Someone will not be completely honest with you. Don’t overreact, but do know when to say no.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Activities and events will bring you together with loved ones, and respect will encourage closer relationships. Open your doors, host an event or make positive changes at home. Romance is encouraged.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Size up a situation before you take action. Make sure that whatever you decide to do benefits you and your loved ones. Protect what means the most to you.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- A call for help will lead to a new beginning. Get together with people who motivate and inspire you, not with those who encourage bad habits.