CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: James Hetfield, 43; Lisa Ann Walter, 43; Martha Stewart, 65; Martin Sheen, 66.

Happy Birthday: Partnerships may not be as they appear this year. Keep your eyes and ears open for any discrepancy or secretive action. Real estate, winnings or coming into money that you don’t necessarily work for are in a very high cycle. This can be a great money year for you so stay in control.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Be careful what you do with your cash. Losses are likely if you let someone sweet-talk you into lending or buying something you don’t want. Hang out with people you can rely on not those who rely on you.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): The choice will be yours today: You can get along or you can make waves. A problem with an older or younger relative will try your patience. You have plenty of what it takes to control whatever situation you face.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Don’t accept the changes or reforms that the people around you want to make, if it doesn’t work for you. Concentrate on a job that requires you to be original. Don’t get involved in someone else’s private affairs.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Whatever you set out to do today you can accomplish with finesse. You will come up with some wild ideas that will impress everyone around you. This is the perfect day to get into a regimented self-improvement project.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Everything you are trying to do at home will end up costing you more. Expect to face someone who thinks he or she can do better. Money is heading your way but only if you can put a unique spin on what you want to do.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): You can expect to resolve a lot of issues today if you sit down and have a heart-to- heart talk with someone who knows the ropes. Your persuasive ability will help you gain the support you need. A trip will lead to someone from your past.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Money, professional pursuits and getting something off the ground that you believe in should be on your mind today. Let your charm take over and you will draw support, financing and hands-on help.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): You’ve got what it takes so don’t give in to someone who is always putting a damper on things. Be honest and tell whoever rains on your parade to step aside. Take a trip if it will help get you moving in a direction that interests you.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Take care of any medical or legal issues. Put yourself first today and stop worrying so much about everyone else. You will experience problems while traveling. Delays, minor accidents and sudden misfortunes may tie up your time.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): You can make money if you are so inclined today. You can handle the people with the payout you are looking for. A job opportunity will develop if you show leadership.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): A change in lifestyle may worry some of the people who care about you. Try to explain your actions but don’t lie. Be open, honest and do what’s right for everyone involved in your life.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Stick to the people you trust, the ones you know love you no matter what. Passion can play an important role in your life today with long-term effects. Expand your awareness and you will satisfy your needs.

Birthday Baby: You are clever, cautious and caring. You know how to manipulate situations in your favor and can always be counted upon to get things done. You are popular, passionate and possessive.

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