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: Helena Bonham Carter, 57; Lenny Kravitz, 59; Pam Grier, 74; Stevie Nicks, 75.
Birthday Baby: You are assertive, caring and helpful. You are curious and disciplined.
Happy Birthday: Put your energy where it counts and restore your faith in yourself and your long-term plans. Rest assured that taking a minimalistic approach to money, possessions and lifestyle will pay off and give you added energy and a less stressful life. Eliminating what's no longer necessary to you will free up time to enjoy what life offers. Simplicity is the key to your success. Your numbers are 3, 10, 21, 26, 30, 35, 48.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Get involved in something that moves you. Volunteer your skills or time; you'll make a difference and meet people who inspire you to make budget-friendly lifestyle changes. Make plans with someone who enjoys a physical challenge and having fun. 5 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Be responsible. Don't do anything to jeopardize your position, health or financial well-being. Update your appearance or lifestyle to fit your age and expectations. Make sure your motives are valid before you start something new. Romance will improve your personal life. 2 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Choose a path that offers something that motivates you. Listen to suggestions and decide what's best for you. Weigh the pros and cons, stick to a budget you can afford and push your way forward. Don't let emotions dictate the outcome. 4 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Thinking ahead and taking extraordinary measures to how you use your skills, knowledge and experience will help drum up interest. Refuse to let anyone take you for granted using emotional manipulation. A change of heart will give you space to find happiness. 3 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Work alone, and you'll get things done correctly. Expect others to interfere with your plans or try to take over if you are too easygoing. Keep a low profile where you will be left to your own devices and able to reach your expectations. 3 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Ask an expert; you'll surpass your potential. The detail you add will put you in a good position. You'll receive information that can change your life and how you help others. Don't stop until you are happy with the results. 3 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Offer suggestions, not hands-on help. Your time is valuable and is best spent on something that will benefit you. Make domestic changes conducive to expanding your interests. Focus on cost-effective plans. 4 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): A professional change will take you in a different direction. Press forward alone. Don't waste time arguing with someone who can't grasp your vision. Surround yourself with people who complement your plans, want to help you succeed and have something to contribute. 2 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Bypass anything or anyone distracting you. Concentrate on what you can do at a price you can afford. Weigh the pros and cons, then contact people who can verify the information and let you know what's possible before you begin. 5 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Alter your surroundings to meet your demands. Confirm what's possible and get things started. Surprise someone you love with a thoughtful word, act or gift. How you deal with others will make them realize how you want them to treat you in return. 3 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Forge ahead until you are happy with the results. Leave no room for criticism or for someone to step in and make you look bad. Challenge yourself to get fit and live a healthier lifestyle. Leave nothing to chance. 3 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Consider how to upgrade and use your skills to bring in more money. A trendy look will grab attention and make you feel more like socializing. Romance or a new friendship will lift your spirits. 3 stars