CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Rachel McAdams, 37; Dylan Walsh, 52; Danny DeVito, 71; Martin Scorsese, 73.
Birthday Baby: You are serious, innovative and unique. You have good instincts.
Happy Birthday: You'll have options this year, but some will be more favorable than others. Don't let emotions interfere with your ability to make the best choice. You have to look at the long-term effects and evaluate the costs. Any opportunity to add to your skills or qualifications should be taken. Advancement will depend on how much you are willing to take on. Your numbers are 2, 13, 21, 24, 30, 42, 46.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): An opportunity will come through someone you have worked with in the past. Consider negotiating a contract that will help you stabilize your financial situation. Call in favors and you'll get the help you require. Romance is highlighted. 4 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Emotional situations will hinder your productivity at work. Don't share your personal problems with your peers or the information may be used against you. What you do to improve your skills will take your mind off your worries and help you advance. 2 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Use persuasive tactics to get your way, but don't underestimate what someone else will ask for in return. Don't limit your chance to get ahead by promising something you can't possibly deliver. Work on yourself instead of trying to change others. 5 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Hang on to your cash. If you want to impress someone, use your charm and intellect to command attention. Creative input and an openness to explore new possibilities will lead to a better living arrangement. 3 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): It's what you do that counts. Talks will lead to emotional mishaps if you aren't careful. Live up to your promises and be responsible and you will avoid criticism. Spend time with the ones you love. 3 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Good fortune will be yours if you utilize your insight and common sense to make positive changes at home and within business partnerships. How you communicate with others will make the difference. Opportunities will result if you network. 5 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Don't let someone else's changes slow you down or give you an excuse not to finish the projects that you start. What you do to improve who you are, how you look or what you have to offer will pay off. 5 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Make your move quickly to avoid an emotional setback. Be creative and think outside the box and you will find an unconventional way to get others on board. An interesting change at home will motivate you to succeed. 2 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Be careful about what you promise to do. Someone will hold you to your word and judge you if you don't live up to your claims. Move forward quietly until you have everything in place, or you will risk interference. 4 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Problems with friends, relatives or peers can be expected. Be prepared to work alone if you want to get things done. It will be in your best interest to be secretive about your ideas until you can get all the kinks ironed out. 3 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Don't become confused by what someone says. Ask questions until you understand what's happening. The personal changes you make will help you regain confidence. Finishing overdue projects will ease stress. Romance is encouraged. 3 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): A business trip will lead to valuable information and good connections. A partnership looks encouraging and will give you a fresh look at an old idea or plan you've been contemplating. Express your thoughts and people will listen. 3 stars