CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Cobie Smulders, 28; Jennie Garth, 38; Eddie Murphy, 49; Alec Baldwin, 52.
Happy Birthday: Get your finances in order this year. Look at your future logically and let go of all that’s been weighing you down. A new attitude will bring about a new you and new beginnings. Don’t get angry about the past, get moving forward and put the past behind you.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Getting together with people who are as aggressive as you are will lead to profits. A challenge will get you moving in spite of some of the setbacks you’ve encountered. Stay within your budget.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Your day will be nonproductive if you leave room for someone to complain. Taking action will work but discussing a moot point will lead to setbacks and family feuds. Do something without being asked that will please your family.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): You may be inclined to stretch the truth, especially if someone is trying to outdo you. Instead, stick to your game plan and focus on learning, sharing and caring with the people who mean the most to you. Someone who depends on you can also help you.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Be prepared to answer any questions that you are asked with facts, figures and whatever else is required. The sooner you put people’s minds at ease, the easier it will be to follow through with your plans.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Get away from work-related matters and focus more on fun and games. A short trip will lead to activities, events and people who will share valuable information, ideas and alternatives to the way you’ve been planning to proceed with your life.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): You can avoid being strung along by a big talker who is unlikely to honor promises made. Travel in order to have a face-to-face conversation. The rapport that develops will be well worth your time, effort and expense.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Taking on too much or overindulging in any way will cause you grief both personally and financially. You can expect to experience problems with someone you care about over a money matter. Put your time and effort into fixing up your home.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): You may want to change the nature of your business but, before you go down that path, check out the cost. It’s probably better to take what you’ve already got and rework it to fit your new plans.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Put your effort into your home and comfort. Do as much of the work yourself as you can. Travel will be costly and will lead to unexpected delays and problems with authority figures. Don’t deviate from the rules.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Love is in the stars and you should be planning to do something entertaining either with your current partner or that will allow you to meet someone special. Don’t limit your choices because you are too set in your ways.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Rethink your future and strategize about what you want to do, can do and should do. You will get a good response if you put a new resume together. Getting involved in volunteer work will provide you with some added bonuses.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Don’t let your guard down, especially when working with people who are after the same goals you have in mind. You can expect the competition to be fierce and the underhandedness downright dirty. Don’t give away your secrets. Remain calm.
Birthday Baby: You are inquisitive, determined and stubborn. You will take on enormous tasks and find creative ways to cut corners. You are willing to take a chance.