CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Joey Logano, 25; Mark Ballas, 29; John C. Reilly, 50; Bob Dylan, 74.

Happy Birthday: Work for your own benefit, not that of others. You’ll be taken advantage of if you are too quick to offer assistance. Do whatever it takes to stay on a path that will help you reach your goals. Use your energy wisely. You can make progress if you upgrade your surroundings to suit your current interests. A home-based business looks promising.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Apply for positions that will allow you to use your skills. Your ability to strategize financially and budget wisely will buy you the freedom to enjoy some of life’s pleasures. Entertainment or travel plans can be made. Expand your interests.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Be moderate in all your dealings. Whether you are investing, planning a trip or looking at purchasing a big-ticket item, try to stay within your means. Don’t let a romantic relationship put you into debt. Protect your assets.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Make alterations that will add to your convenience, happiness and future possibilities. Indulge in something that will allow you to turn your skills into a business venture. Using your home as your workplace will be to your advantage.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Focus only on what you have control over. Work at presenting your skills in a unique manner that will draw attention. Believe in yourself and what you can do, and other people will as well.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Don’t overload your plate and try to do everything on your own. You’ll get plenty of help if you reach out to those you know can contribute to your plan. You’ve got what it takes to excel.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Spending time with someone you love will ease the pressure you’ve been feeling at work due to people putting demands on you. Take a moment to relax and enjoy doing something special with the people who love and support you the most.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Do whatever you enjoy doing most and you will excel. Don’t let an unreliable source or unpredictable individual slow you down. Do your own thing and avoid interference. A change in your personal life will give you a new lease on life.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Refuse to let situations get blown out of proportion. Focus on love, aesthetics and making your surroundings comfortable. Make plans to enjoy time with someone special and you will have a satisfying and productive day. An unexpected change will improve your life.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Don’t jump into a deal too fast. Making sure you can afford the fare before you sign on the dotted line will spare you unnecessary stress. Someone will offer you false information. Do your research.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Take time out to be with the people you love. A little nurturing will help you avoid trouble. Romance looks promising, so plan something special for two. A nostalgic conversation with someone will bring you closer together.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): You’ve got good ideas and an expressive way of explaining your plans. Discussions with a partner or loved one will lead to a healthier and overall better living arrangement. The changes you make now will help you secure your next position.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Inconsistency will be your downfall. Avoid anyone who is trying to lead you astray or take over what you want to accomplish yourself. Don’t argue, just do the best you can. Romance will ease your stress.

Birthday Baby: You are sensitive, charming and convincing. You are confident and outgoing.

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