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: Mario Williams, 38; Justin Timberlake, 42; Kerry Washington, 46; Portia de Rossi, 50.
Birthday Baby: You are curious, sensitive and intuitive. You are determined and persistent.
Happy Birthday: Follow the path of least resistance. Explore the unfamiliar, and you'll develop concepts that will make life easier. Invest time and money in what's important to you. Keep moving toward your target with an open mind and positive attitude. Relationships will stabilize if you are willing to give and take. Don't jeopardize your health; protect against illness and injury. Your numbers are 5, 11, 16, 28, 35, 38, 47.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Turn an idea into something with moneymaking potential. Hone your skills and present what you have to offer. Recognize who needs your help and who intends to take advantage of your kindness and good nature before you commit. 4 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): A proposal someone makes will tempt you. Rely on yourself, not others, if you want to get ahead. Set your own goals instead of trying to follow in someone's footsteps. Don't let someone's bragging make you feel inferior. 3 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Don't give up when you should get moving. Home, family and getting things in order will help put your mind at ease. An emotional issue will escalate if you let anger lead the way. Use moderation and your imagination, and success will be yours. 3 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Make a financial move that lowers taxes. You can sell items you no longer use and ease the stress the changing economy brings. A partnership will prompt you to reevaluate prospects and protect what's yours. Personal gain is apparent. 3 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): By offering your services, you'll position yourself for success. Be true to yourself and do the best job possible. Just take on what you can handle and do your best; your effort will improve your profile and credibility. Manage money wisely. 4 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Dig in and live up to your promises. Don't expect someone to swoop in and take over. Plan strategically and execute your plans flawlessly, and progress will be yours. 2 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Inconsistency will be your downfall. Gather information and decide your next move based on your findings, feelings and what you want. Don't feel the need to give in to someone trying to bully you. Honesty will clear up an emotional setback. 5 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Be a good listener. Size up situations and keep an open mind. Go directly to the source to avoid misinformation. You may need to visit someone in person to get a clear picture of their situation and how it affects you. 3 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Leave nothing to chance. Ask for proof in writing in order to avoid disappointment. Saying yes to someone before you have all the facts will leave you in a precarious position. A job prospect looks inviting but difficult. 3 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Go with the flow, find your rhythm and make your mark. Take care of business before moving on to something that's more fun. Don't let a money matter disrupt a friendship or your plans. Don't trade in one set of problems for another. 3 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): A curious mind will lead to innovative options. Don't be afraid to do things differently. Set a course that helps you expand your qualifications. A change at home will turn out better than anticipated. Believe in yourself. 5 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Put your to-do list in order of importance and start working toward an end goal. The proper sequence of events will make your life easier and encourage others to participate. A friendship will be affected by your course of action. 2 stars