CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Sara Rue, 33; Ellen DeGeneres, 54; Eddie Van Halen, 57; Lucinda Williams, 59.
Birthday Baby: You are serious-minded and you aren't afraid to stand alone.
Happy Birthday: You'll come up with interesting concepts that should help you get ahead financially. Taking an old idea and revamping it to suit the current economic climate will lead to greater-than-expected opportunities. Aggressive action will draw unusual comments as well as potential partnerships with people or companies that can contribute to your plans. Your numbers are 8, 12, 21, 28, 30, 34, 42.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Keep a low profile and take care of business. It's important to clean up loose ends so you can assess your situation and move forward with an open mind and a set goal. Don't let emotions interfere with what needs to be done. 3 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Love is in the stars, and a little romance will do you good. Volunteer or offer your services to a campaign you believe in and you will meet someone interesting. Nurturing friendships and business relationships will bring excellent results. 4 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Volatility should be your prime concern. Whether it is in your personal life, an organization you are involved with or a potentially ugly situation, protect your interests and retreat before it's too late. 3 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Live, love and laugh. You have to enjoy life, not let it pass you by or just endure it. Let down your guard a little and experience new people, places and interests. Take action. Make changes at home that add to your comfort. 5 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): You'll be tempted to overspend on people and on items you don't need. Impulsiveness and spontaneity can be wonderful attributes, but can also get you into trouble. Stick close to home and avoid fast-talking sales people. 3 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): You'll be drawn to people who are aggressive and who know how to get things done. Take part in whatever is going on around you and you will enjoy the results you get. Not everything has to be perfect to work. 3 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Look, see and do. It's up to you to take charge and to make things happen. Finish jobs and enjoy the company of your peers and colleagues. Interacting with others will lead to bigger and better opportunities. 3 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Put more effort into your home, family and domestic life. A couple of adjustments can make your home more comfortable and entertaining. Love is in the stars, and time spent with the one you love will enhance your relationships and your life. 5 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Put greater emphasis on your talents and how you can use them to get ahead. Don't let love stand in the way of progress. Emotional matters will escalate if you meddle. Go about your business and let things unfold naturally. 2 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Someone from your past or something you did way back when will have an impact on your life now. Let love flourish, and experience what someone is offering that is unique and comforting. A twist of fate can be expected. 4 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Keep your funds and your possessions in a safe place. You'll be tempted to burn through your assets, resulting in uncertainty regarding something you want to do. Use discipline and hard work to attain your goals. 3 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Keep a level head and everything else will fall into place. A power struggle will not be worth your time and effort. Go it alone if you want to avoid opposition. Your strength and courage will impress someone with clout. 3 stars