Gemini: Have a practical approach to the way you handle money


CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Avril Lavigne, 33; Gwyneth Paltrow, 45; Tamara Taylor, 47; Meat Loaf, 70.

Happy Birthday: You’ll crave excitement, change and trying new things. Your desire to make improvements will not be met with enthusiasm by those who depend on or are concerned about you. Keep moderation and practicality in mind before you make a move. Impulsiveness will lead to disagreements and frustration. Willingness to discuss matters openly will help counter poor decisions. Your numbers are 4, 10, 22, 27, 35, 44, 48.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Channel your energy into work and taking care of business. Refuse to let your emotions override what’s important. Being productive will ward off any troubles that might arise if you don’t take care of your responsibilities. Choose peace and love over discord. 2 stars

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Work toward your goals. Pick up information and do whatever it takes to hone your skills to fit the current trends happening in the industry you enjoy working in the most. An energetic approach to love and personal growth will be enlightening. 5 stars

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Property investments, contracts, agreements and health matters should be addressed. Having a practical approach to the way you handle your money and personal endeavors will encourage you to move forward. Joint ventures aren’t favored. Go it alone. 3 stars

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Keep a steady pace. Refuse to let your emotions take over and wreak havoc with your personal life or interfere with your responsibilities. Overreacting and giving in to temptation will not help matters. Offer love and peace, not discord. 3 stars

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): You can make changes that will improve your personal or professional position if you put in the effort and strive for perfection and sticking to a set budget. Personal gains and improvements are highlighted. Children and seniors will offer insightful opinions. 5 stars

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): You’ll find it difficult to concentrate on professional gains when you have demanding people in your life. Consider what’s best for you and how you can achieve the lifestyle you deserve. Don’t get down when you should get moving. 2 stars

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Listen carefully and ask questions if you are confused or uncertain. Too much of anything should be your signal to back away. Moderation will be in your best interest. Refuse to let your emotions overrule your intelligence. 4 stars

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Say what you think, but don’t let your emotions lead to exaggerating the circumstances. If you want something, be willing to work for it. Unusual alterations at home or work will end up being in your best interest. 3 stars

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Get your work done and stay out of trouble. Live up to what’s expected of you and stick to the truth. Don’t let anger result from not being honest about the way you feel or what you do. 3 stars

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Handle friends, siblings and authority figures carefully. A helpful, sincere response to what others request will help you get your way. A money matter looks promising and a joint venture should be considered. Personal physical improvements can be made. 3 stars

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Emotions will surface if someone takes advantage of you financially. Don’t feel the need to pay for someone else. Offer suggestions, but don’t open your wallet. A change in the way you deal with others will help you gain respect. 3 stars

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): You can make amends and start over. Having a heart-to-heart talk with someone you don’t always agree with will help you put things behind you so that you can move forward without feeling bad. Do what’s best for you. 4 stars

Birthday Baby: You are entertaining, insightful and sensitive. You are friendly and adaptable.

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