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: Shannyn Sossamon, 44; Neve Campbell, 49; Gwen Stefani, 53; Chubby Checker, 81.
Birthday Baby: You are friendly, charming and tasteful. You are generous and hardworking.
Happy Birthday: Never say never. Plenty can happen this year if you are open to suggestions and recognize opportunities. Stay focused and disciplined, especially when it comes to something you enjoy doing, and you will find a way to use your positive attitude and entertaining way of charming people to get what you want. Bring your skills and knowledge to the forefront and do something entrepreneurial. Your numbers are 5, 16, 24, 26, 31, 39, 42.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Sit tight, observe and take care of unfinished business that can help you get ahead professionally. Refuse to let emotional issues stand between you and getting things done on time. Personal gain requires discipline. Romance is on the rise. 2 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): You need a change. Get together with people you find interesting and discuss topics that offer valuable information about work-related opportunities. Brush up on a service or skill that appears to have an impact on consumers. 5 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Share your experience and information with someone who offers sound advice, and you'll be enlightened about an idea you want to pursue. Make the necessary changes to free up time to follow your dream. Personal improvements are within reach. 3 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Don't get stuck in a rut. Look at the possibilities, use your imagination and forge ahead with optimism. Put your skills to work for you and concentrate on one thing at a time. Use your connections and experience to reach your goal. 3 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Consider what's being asked of you before you agree. Take a step back, focus on self-improvement and do whatever you can to update your appearance and incorporate a healthy routine that will enrich your life. 3 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Question everything, work through an issue and resolve any discrepancy you encounter before you face setbacks. Stay calm and use experience, intelligence and the facts you gather to make your point and win support. Don't ignore your health or emotional well-being. 5 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Don't ask others to do something you wouldn't do yourself. Pitch in, and you'll get the most out of those who contribute. Make sure you pay attention to the way you present yourself to others. Leave nothing to chance or unfinished. 2 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Listen to your heart. Don't expect others to know what's best for you. Show discipline when dealing with money matters, and refuse to let anyone talk you out of your hard-earned cash. A positive but persistent attitude will give you leverage. 4 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Pay close attention to how you look and present yourself to others. A space you clear at home will encourage you to take advantage of a moneymaking opportunity. Verify facts and figures before you proceed. 3 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Discard what you don't need. Declutter your life and surroundings. You'll be surprised how free you feel if you get rid of the dead weight you've been dragging around. A change will pick you up and give you hope. 3 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Rethink your financial and domestic situations. Have a well-thought-out plan that will promote flexibility when making your surroundings a comfortable but workable space. Romance is on the rise. 3 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): You can play an important role in someone's life if you take the time to listen and offer solutions. Step up, make suggestions and work diligently to reach your goal; something good will transpire. A partnership looks promising; discuss the possibility. 4 stars