ARIES (March 21 - April 19): Experience success and popularity through a club or group endeavor. Stand out or above the crowd with a self-assured and confident attitude.
TAURUS (April 20 - May 20): Your every move or decision is subject to public scrutiny or review. Think in terms of the big picture and be aware of everything that you do.
GEMINI (May 21 - June 21): Friends are likely to approach you with special questions or requests. Keep the lines of communication open and make yourself available to respond.
CANCER (June 22 - July 22): This is an excellent period to apply for a loan or to extend your credit. When seeking available funding, do your homework and figure out the best way to ask.
LEO (July 23 - Aug. 22): Do not attempt to go it alone in an overwhelming project or assignment. Partners are more than willing to provide the support or backup that you will need.
VIRGO (Aug. 23 - Sept. 22): Clutter results in confusion and lost thoughts or items. Clean out your desk, closets, drawers or files and give yourself space to think, expand and grow.
LIBRA (Sept. 23 - Oct. 23): Enjoy a special social gathering with your loved ones this week. Keep an eye on your budget and avoid going to financial extremes.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24 - Nov. 21): Make a conscious effort to communicate your feelings clearly - in actions or words. Give special care or your undivided attention to a family member.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22 - Dec. 21): It is OK to go against standard procedure and think for yourself this week. Challenge yourself to come up with some unique ideas or ideal solutions.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22 - Jan. 19): Without forethought or planning, money is spent faster than you can generate it. Slow down and establish a balance between income and expenditures.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20 - Feb. 18): Embrace an opportunity to openly express your personality. Tell a story with dramatic flair and keep everyone on the edge of their seats.
PISCES (Feb. 19 - March 20): Be sure to take care of important business behind-the-scenes. Anything that is left undone or unfinished is likely to haunt or disturb you on a later date.
If your birthday is this week, you are feeling energized, passionate, motivated and inspired to do great things during the coming year. You will not be satisfied to just sit on the sidelines and let life pass you by. Use this exciting period in your life to overcome setbacks and turn negativity into a positive lesson or experience. Gather your courage, see beyond limitations and go out and make something wonderful happen.
Also born this week: Thomas Alva Edison, Abraham Lincoln, Grant Wood, Drew Bledsoe, Matt Groening and Ice-T.
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