CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Lauren Collins, 29; Lea Michele, 29; Carla Gugino, 44; Rebecca DeMornay, 56.

Happy Birthday: Emotional matters will surface this year, causing changes that you don’t expect. Be ready to put a positive spin on whatever comes your way and you will come out on top. Parlay your experience and education into a new and exciting venture. Don’t be tempted to follow someone else when you should be in the lead.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Personal changes will improve your attitude and confidence. Networking will give you a platform to show everyone what you have to offer and how your skills can contribute to a project that interests you. Romance is encouraged.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Calm down before you make a mistake you’ll regret. Experiment with some of the ideas you have toyed with over the years and you will find one that fits your current situation. Reconnect with someone from your past.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Fix up your place or change your surroundings to better suit your needs. Keep the changes you make simple and within budget to ease any stress that comes with debt. Use your persuasive charm to get others to lend a helping hand.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): A spiritual, physical or emotional journey will do you good and help you set priorities and life changes in place. Not everyone will be pleased with your choices, but once you begin your adventure, it will be difficult to deter you.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Generosity will lead to trouble. Keep your wallet in a safe place and offer your expertise, not your cash, if you want to lend a helping hand. Consider your motives before making a change. Romance is encouraged.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): You will be easily manipulated if you are too trusting or gullible. Keep your emotions in check and don’t let anyone lead you down an empty path. Know what you are getting into before you make a move. Protect your reputation

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Don’t go over budget trying to keep up with someone who has more disposable income. Explore cheap entertainment options and make plans to share the experience with someone you love or want to partner with. Make romance a priority.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Open your mind and your eyes to new beginnings and opportunities. Use your imagination, and you will find a way to improve your personal life and your living arrangements. Your reputation will get a boost if you take on more responsibility.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Too much of anything will turn into a problem. Don’t take on too much or let indulgence take over. Keep your life simple and your promises doable. Practicality will save you from making a big mistake. Focus on making personal improvements.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Check your options and go over personal contracts and finances in detail. Gathering information and facts will help you avoid being talked into a venture that could be risky. Money will come to you from an unusual source.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): You have more options than you realize. Experiment with your skills and knowledge, and you will find new ways to turn something you enjoy doing into a moneymaker. Someone close to you will help you make an important decision.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Use your skills to pursue your goals. Someone will recognize what you have to offer and make valuable suggestions. Don’t let emotions stand between you and your dreams. Negotiate fairly with others and you will excel.

Birthday Baby: You are resourceful and detailed. You are practical, expressive and persuasive.