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: Sarah Hyland, 31; Katherine Heigl, 43; Colin Hanks, 44; Danielle Nicolet, 48.
Birthday Baby: You are aggressive, honorable and intelligent. You are original and playful.
Happy Birthday: Explore your options, but use common sense. Don't veer down a path that is colorful and exciting but not realistic. If something sounds too good to be true, it's probably false. Don't participate in something that will hold you hostage. Plan carefully this year, and stick to your playbook. Discipline, honesty and hard work will lead to success. Your numbers are 4, 13, 21, 25, 34, 36, 47.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Join forces with like-minded people. An investment will stabilize your financial situation and add to your comfort. Home improvements are favored if you do the work yourself and stay within budget. Don't take a risk with your health or reputation. 5 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): You'll need a buffer to ward off negativity and competition. Get your facts straight, and arm yourself with knowledge and a long-term plan that will help you outmaneuver anyone trying to come between you and your goal. 2 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Share your plans and your likes and dislikes. Lay your cards on the table and wait for a response. Someone will show their true colors. Be ready to adjust and carry on as planned. Eliminate what doesn't work for you. 4 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Limit your spending. Look for a way to compensate for something that lacks funds. Share your experience with someone who can offer insight, experience and a way to turn a negative into a positive. A unique partnership looks promising. 3 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Say what's on your mind. Take control, show initiative and bring about the changes that will make your life easier. Stop following others; turn on the charm and take a position of leadership. Create opportunities instead of waiting for them to happen. 3 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Reconnect with someone who inspires you, and the magic of language will lead you in a new and exciting direction. Let your imagination take over, and allow plans to develop. Change is on the horizon that you won't want to miss. Embrace life. 4 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Pay attention to detail and how you present yourself and your work. Discipline is required to finish what you start. An enticing offer will tempt you to indulge. Stick to your plan, regardless of what others do or say. 2 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Dance to your own beat, enjoy life and use your skills to improve yourself, others and anything that concerns you in your community. Don't make a big deal out of something inconsequential, but call a spade a spade when necessary. 5 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): You can be colorful without stretching the truth. An uncertain situation will cost you if you get involved without doing enough research. Look for inconsistency when dealing with others, and you will find it easier to decipher what's real and what isn't. 3 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Take on whatever will help you get ahead. Show dedication, enthusiasm and innovation, and you'll gain recognition for your input. It's up to you to bring about positive change that will revolutionize how you live in the future. 3 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Dispose of anger and resentment; replace them with intelligence and the will to do and be your best. Compete with yourself, not others. Take the path that is in sync with what you are trying to achieve. Walk away from manipulative people. 3 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): A creative idea will gain momentum as you physically put your plan in place. Don't wait for others to catch up; do your thing and take credit. Listen to criticism, but don't lose sight of what you are trying to accomplish. 3 stars