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: Tiffani Thiessen, 49; Mariska Hargitay, 59; Gail O'Grady, 60; Richard Dean Anderson, 73.
Birthday Baby: You are thoughtful, innovative and dynamic. You are careful and resourceful.
Happy Birthday: Evaluate, organize and set your plans into motion. Take the edge off by keeping busy. Overload your schedule and see what you enjoy most. Once you see progress and things fall into place, eliminate whatever is not doing as well as anticipated, and you'll find the perfect balance to reach the success you crave. Your numbers are 9, 13, 21, 25, 31, 39, 43.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Temptation will occur if you don't take precautions. Too much of anything will lead to loss. Invest in your health, appearance and attributes, and fine-tune your chance to advance. Join forces with those who share your beliefs and concerns. 4 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Listen, but don't believe everything you hear. Someone will take advantage of you if you are too accommodating. Apply what you know. Speak highly of yourself. Choose to outsmart whoever gets in your way. Strengthen your position. 2 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Put your emotions aside and change whatever is weighing you down. Recognize the possibilities and enforce a minimalist attitude; everything will start to fall into place. A commitment you make will have a positive influence on your reputation and position. 2 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Rely on your intuition to guide you in the right direction. A problem with authority figures, institutions or government agencies will surface if you neglect to update documents. Put a cap on how much you do for others. 5 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Don't take your eye off the ball. There will be plenty going on in your world that needs your attention. A partnership or agreement will need tweaking if it's going to work for you. Honesty and integrity may be issues. 3 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): A change of plans will play in your favor. Don't let anger sabotage an opportunity. If someone confuses you, be direct and refuse to falter. Invest in your skills, knowledge and experience, and turn your attributes and know-how into hot commodities. 3 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Plan to get together with like-minded people or attend a networking session; something good will transpire. Take a position of leadership; doors will open and opportunities will be granted. Dress for success and mix business with pleasure. Love is in the stars. 5 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Don't ignore what's happening around you. Observation is your best friend and will guide you to make the right decisions when dealing with domestic issues and those who influence your life. Don't be afraid to take the road less traveled. 2 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Step up and do your thing. Your actions will be noted and appreciated. Open your heart and your doors to those you can help, but don't let anyone take advantage of your generosity. Personal gain, compliments and romance are on the rise. 4 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Look over your assets and liabilities and you'll come up with a savings plan that will buy you the freedom you need to follow your heart and your dreams. Stop spinning your wheels and start doing what makes you happy. 3 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Press forward with vigor, discipline and hard work, and let your passion carry you to your destination. Expand your interests, and you'll find new outlets to share your ideas and market your talents. Size up situations and pick the path best suited. 3 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): You can reinvent yourself without going to great expense. Revisit an idea ripe for what's happening in your neck of the woods, and you'll discover a new way to use your skills and raise your income. Don't fear change. 3 stars