CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Hallee Hirsh, 21; Michael McCary, 37; Benjamin Bratt, 45; Billy Gibbons, 59.

Happy Birthday: You can get ahead if you stick to what you know and do best. This is not the year to change your mind. Emotional deception will contribute to financial losses if you mix business with pleasure. Rethink your future and see how you can benefit most from the circumstances you face. Opportunities are available.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Love is in the stars making this an ideal day to shop for the person you want to please the most. You will be able to get help from someone you have known for a long time. A professional opportunity is apparent if you act fast.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Separate the possible from the impossible and you will accomplish the most. Know where you stand before getting involved in a discussion and you will win. Keep money tied up in a safe place.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Preparation, organization and your own fortitude will lead to achievement. Maintain a positive attitude and listen to the advice of someone with experience and you’ll avoid a mistake.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): This is no time to be misled, especially when it concerns finances, your time or your professional future. Avoid emotional upset by being open to complaints and be willing to rectify the problem.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Don’t be overly generous. Giving in to something you cannot afford to do or take on will be your downfall. You don’t want to move into the new year carrying an unwanted burden.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Don’t share the information you have or you may ruin someone’s surprise. Discuss an important matter with someone you care for and you will feel much better about your future. Don’t give in to ultimatums.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): You may be tempted to overspend but that will lead to financial stress. Stay within budget by using your creative talent to come up with innovative cost-efficient ideas for gifts. Someone may complain about your plans but make your offer stand.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Question whoever you can to get to the bottom of any situation you face. Time is running out and you must be able to make an honest assessment of your position. Be careful: Delays and mishaps are apparent.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): A contract that will ensure your future position can be put into play. Negotiate what you want but be willing to compromise or you may end up being left out in the cold in the new year. Don’t overspend on love.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Don’t let anyone convince you that you need something you don’t. A sudden change in your financial position can be expected. A hidden cost will catch you off guard, leaving you without recourse. You’ll have to do some fancy maneuvering financially and personally.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Don’t fool yourself into thinking you can do something you cannot. You have to be reasonable when it comes to financial, personal and professional changes. Gauge your time, capabilities and desire before you start down a road you may not be able to stay on.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Work hard now and you will be in a position to take some time off to spend with loved ones. Don’t let a disagreement get out of hand. Back down and compromise if you want to get things done. Keep business and pleasure separate.

Birthday Baby: You are quick, responsive and willing to work for what you get. You are inventive, innovative and compassionate. You can make the most of whatever you have.


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