ARIES (March 21 - April 19): Embrace the lessons that will come quickly and easily. Adopt the attitude that there is a bright side to each and every problem, and train your eye to see it.
TAURUS (April 20 - May 20): Make it your goal to pay off a financial debt as soon as possible. Exchange immediate fun and frivolous funds for long-term financial stability.
GEMINI (May 21 - June 21): Contribute generously to a cultural event or experience. Be conscience and respectful of other people's values or beliefs and lend your support.
CANCER (June 22 - July 22): You are encouraged to work through your differences with co-workers or colleagues. Remain calm, listen and explain your point of view.
LEO (July 23 - Aug. 22): Social activities are highlighted this week. Many great new friendships are within your reach. Let your guard down and stick your hand out.
VIRGO (Aug. 23 - Sept. 22): Overcoming an emotional hurdle can be very daunting. Spend quality time with people who are willing and able to provide the necessary cushion.
LIBRA (Sept. 23 - Oct. 23): Embrace a last-chance opportunity to pitch, present or sell an idea. Live in the moment and walk or talk when the light turns green.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24 - Nov. 21): Your budget is a useful and necessary tool for fiscal management. Think of ways to conserve and avoid spending beyond your means.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22 - Dec. 21): Be prepared for the unexpected as you make the rounds this week. Set your priorities and pace yourself in your physical activities.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22 - Jan. 19): You will soon realize that it is better to give than receive. Get into a charitable mood and share the wealth of your recent luck or long-term labor.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20 - Feb. 18): A group meeting is filled with plenty of cheer and laughter. Gather together with your peers and lend your collective support to an important cause.
PISCES (Feb. 19 - March 20): There will be moments when you will feel like you are on top of the world this week. Step up to the plate of life, love or business pursuits and play ball!
If your birthday is this week, change is a major theme in your life. Put yourself in a position to take advantage of some exciting opportunities in romantic or fiscal affairs. A streak of independence dominates your being. Strive to express your individuality without affecting or diminishing your close personal relationships. Overcome difficulties in communication with focus and an added attention to details. Present the key facts with accuracy and candor.
Also born this week: Brendan Fraser, Jeff Bridges, J.J. Cale, Dave Brubeck, Aaron Carter and Diego Rivera.
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