Sagittarius: Don’t hide the truth or skirt issues


CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Abigail Breslin, 14; Sarah Michelle Gellar, 33; Robert Carlyle, 49; Brad Garrett, 50.

 Happy Birthday: Your emotions will be close to the surface this year and your ability to express what you want both mentally and physically should be used strategically. Learning, traveling and communicating with people who have similar interests will magnify your chance to get what you want. 

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Look at the experience, skills and services you can provide and strategize a convenient, fast way to turn it all into a profitable venture. You can make plans to improve your position, your life and your future by moving forward with a positive attitude. 

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Assumptions will get you into trouble. If you have a question or don’t understand what’s going on, ask. You need to push for what you want but, without fully understanding the situation, it will be difficult to come out ahead. Stubbornness will be your downfall and no-nonsense communication your saving grace. 

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Protect what you have. Don’t make the costly mistake of paying for someone who is creating problems. Offer suggestions but avoid taking on responsibilities that don’t belong to you. 

CANCER (June 21-July 22): A simple gesture can go a long way if presented with passion. A partnership can help you make the changes you need to make at home and with regard to your future position. Look at your options and you’ll realize there is plenty of choice. 

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Don’t wait for opportunities to come to you. Do your best to connect with people who can influence your career. A skill you recently picked up or your past experience should help you move to a higher position with greater room for advancement. Show your enthusiasm and share your vision. 

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Don’t go too far out of your way to accommodate others. Let people come to you and make an offer. As long as you express a positive point of view, you will get what you want. Love is in the stars. 

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): A creative money venture will help you stabilize your position. Do what you can to improve your home, emotionally and in comfort and value. Expect delays when dealing with institutions. 

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Put your undivided attention into your business and personal relationships. The more you do to nurture the connections, the further you will get financially and emotionally. Working with others will help you prosper and allow you greater freedom. 

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): A change to your surroundings or your financial position is evident. Pay off any debts before you spend. Don’t hide the truth or skirt issues. Keep things out in the open and avoid trouble. 

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Don’t push your luck when dealing with neighbors, friends or anyone who doesn’t approve of what you are doing. Talk to the people who count in your life to make sure you have the support you need. Live up to any commitment you make. 

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Share your thoughts about your past, present and future. You will receive the help you need if you are honest and sincere. Don’t let a personal relationship with someone lead to your demise. 

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Finish what you start and you will impress people considering you for an advanced position. The challenges you take on now will make you realize what you are worth and how far you can go. An interesting partnership can raise your visibility. 

Birthday Baby: You are aggressive, intuitive and emotional. You take on challenging tasks. You never back away from conflict.