CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Aaron Carter, 24; C. Thomas Howell, 45; Tom Waits, 62; Ellen Burstyn, 79.
Birthday Baby: You are determined, stubborn and focused on accomplishment.
Happy Birthday: Take time sorting through what you want and what you don't. Conservative action will be key to staying on top of your situation and avoiding stressful encounters. You may want change, but unless it is the right move, you are best to sit and wait for something better to come along. Don't overestimate or underestimate the competition. Your numbers are 7,13, 21, 27, 30, 38, 44.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Look at every possibility. Try expanding what you have to offer and presenting a new version of something you have done in the past. A combination of the past and present will lead to a prosperous future. 3 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Put love on a pedestal and do everything in your power to make someone you care for feel good about life. Your thoughtfulness will bring emotions to the surface and prompt rewards that will lead to a bright future. 3 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Take care of financial matters. Act conservatively now so you will be able to deal with burdens at the end of the year when the bills need to be paid. Knowing your limitations will help keep things under control. Don't mess with authority. 3 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Show your strengths and lend a hand. Your contributions will help you prove a point and show your capabilities. The little extras you do will also help you prepare for upcoming events you plan to host at home. 4 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Too much of anything will work against you. Modesty, especially when dealing with people you work with, will be a must if you don't want to look foolish or frivolous. You can make a difference and initiate change by offering honest opinions. 2 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Getting together with peers for a little festive cheer will do you good and can lead to an entertaining suggestion that intrigues you. Love is in the stars, along with self-improvement projects and taking action. 5 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Fix up your digs. You need to feel comfortable in your space if you intend to get things done. Love is on the rise, and matters pertaining to home and family should be taken care of before you relax or have fun. 3 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Give credit to others. You don't have to do everything on your own. Someone will be quite capable to take over, giving you a break and a chance to reflect on the year gone by. Your status is heading for a hike. 3 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Travel to a place you haven't seen in a while to revisit dreams, hopes and past wishes. An old friend or lover will be disgruntled but happy to see you. Offer a lifeline to someone who needs your help. 3 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): You know what you must do, but it won't be easy to get past the people in charge. Use finesse and knowledge to get your way. Arguing will work against you. A property deal, investment or purchase will turn out favorably. 5 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Keep things simple. Too much of anything will not go well. You don't have to spend a lot to make an impression. Do extra work if it will bring more work or income your way. Altering your vocational direction will have benefits. 2 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Don't tip your hand. Actions are what will count at the end of the day. A partnership will be enhanced if you are progressive, productive and proficient. Show everyone how talented you are. 4 stars