1 star: Avoid conflicts; work behind the scenes. 2 stars: You can accomplish, but don't rely on others. 3 stars: Focus and you'll reach your goals. 4 stars: Aim high; start new projects. 5 stars: Nothing can stop you; go for gold.
CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Allison Williams, 33; Lorenzo Cain, 35; Rick Schroder, 51; Jaymz Bee, 58.
Birthday Baby: You are curious, direct and inflexible. You are helpful and disciplined.
Happy Birthday: Stay focused and be receptive to possibilities. When one door closes, another will open. Learn to go with the flow, and you will find it easy to get ahead. A steady pace forward will make a lasting impression on people who can help you advance. Don't limit what you can achieve because you don't know how to say no. Your numbers are 8, 14, 21, 25, 33, 41, 47.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): A situation will not be what it appears. Don't jump to conclusions or lose sight of your goal because someone says or does something you don't like. Do your own thing, and focus on success, peace of mind and happiness. 3 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Impulse is the enemy. Plan your actions, and dedicate time to reaching your objective. Put your energy where it counts, and your income will increase. Don't let an outsider take over when it's in your best interest to handle matters yourself. 3 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Gather information before you make a move or spend unnecessarily. Expect someone who has ulterior motives to mislead you. Think for yourself and take action based on facts, intelligence and what you will achieve. Live life your way. 3 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): You'll get the help you want, but before you accept, consider the payback. Don't put yourself in a precarious position, regardless of the temptation. Someone is waiting for you to make a mistake or show weakness. Be strong, innovative and competent. 4 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Stop laboring over what others are doing. Consider what you want and figure out a way to follow a path that satisfies your needs. Discipline will help you excel and lead to opportunities that will buy you freedom and peace of mind. 2 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Learn from the changes you've experienced, then proceed with confidence. Knowing what you want will make it easier for you to put whatever stands in your way aside so that you can excel. Don't take health, financial or legal risks. 5 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Pay more attention to what's going on around you. Gather and verify information that will help you decipher who and what's best for you. A partnership that is based on equality and shared responsibilities looks promising. Romance is in the stars. 3 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Emotions will surface if someone rejects your ideas or opinions. Step outside the confines of a situation you face and look at every angle. An innovative approach will help create a favorable condition that will turn in your favor. 3 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Tidy up loose ends. Focus on your surroundings and do what's necessary to make your space user-friendly. Use what you already have to initiate positive changes at home and to how you earn your living, and it will pay off. 3 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Listen to your friends and relatives, but in the end, do what's best for you. Taking care of your responsibilities will help put your mind at ease and deter others from interfering. Put your energy into your work and financial gains. 2 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Refuse to let your emotions wreak havoc with your financial well-being. Unnecessary spending will not make you feel better. Use your intelligence, and put physical energy into home improvements that contribute to your ability to boost your earnings. 2 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): An unexpected change will turn out to be what's best for you in hindsight. Don't get discouraged when incorporating what you enjoy and do best can be better used uniquely. Be an entrepreneur, and you will flourish. 4 stars