CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Taylor Swift, 24; Jamie Foxx, 46; Steve Buscemi, 56; Wendie Malick, 63.
Birthday Baby: You are persistent, aggressive and a leader. You are charming and shrewd.
Happy Birthday: Travel about and engage in networking functions and talks that can help you reach your goals. Making a move that is conducive to finding a better job or being closer to friends, family or those who can help you advance should be considered. Shake things up and make things happen. Stop postponing and start moving toward your destination. Your numbers are 2, 8, 20, 27, 35, 40, 44.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Make an effort and enforce change that will help you begin the year on a positive note. Don't let the past drag you down when you should speak up and move forward. It's up to you to make things happen. 3 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Hang out with creative people and it will influence the way you approach jobs and your life. Let your emotions rise to the surface so you can share what you want and how you feel. Romance will improve your personal position. 3 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Offer your skills, services or physical assistance, but don't meddle in anyone's personal affairs. There will be a fine line between help and taking over. How you handle matters now will determine what you get in return in the future. 3 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Accept the inevitable and focus on the things you can do to improve your life, your financial situation and your future. Use your imagination and you will come up with an innovative idea that will spin you in a favorable direction. 4 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Do something different. Find an entertaining way to spend your day. Getting involved in something that moves you or taking a trip that motivates you to parlay your talents in a direction that will bring you fulfillment should be your goal. 2 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Get out and do things that will make you feel good. Attending an event or party will lead to a positive emotional encounter. Don't let any domestic worries get you down. Time will heal an unsettled situation. Love is on the rise. 5 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Discuss concerns openly. It's important to come to an agreement before you put too much time or energy into something. Expect to feel pressured by someone at work or at home. Listen attentively but make decisions based on practicality. 3 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Take a moment to recap what's happened this year. You'll learn from the experiences you have encountered and will realize who is important to you. An update regarding old friends will encourage you to make plans to get together. 3 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Fix up the house and prepare to entertain as the year comes to a close. Getting into the spirit of the season will bring about positive changes that set the stage for a good time with friends and family. 3 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): The time you take to spend with the ones you love the most will be appreciated. You can make some practical adjustments to the way you live that will ensure you have greater cash flow in the months to come. 5 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Do whatever it takes to secure your position and to improve your reputation. Don't let emotional matters swell out of proportion, causing friction between you and someone you care about. Make positive financial changes to improve your standard of living. 2 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): You will find great buys if you go shopping, but make your purchases based on your research, not a sales pitch. An interesting proposition will cross your path. You'll find a way to take advantage of what's being offered. 4 stars