ARIES (March 21-April 19) ** Be careful with any type of spending, even if it is something as basic as doing someone else's budget. The wise Ram will make no commitments right now.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20) ***** You have the skill set to manage many interests, but you might feel overwhelmed. Manage a situation differently and move forward with a project.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20) **** Listen to what someone wants to share; help this person form a game plan to get there. You might discover that there is a change in how you proceed.

CANCER (June 21-July 22) **** You know which way to go and why you are heading in that direction. You can explain only so much to others; otherwise, you might miss the opportunity. Timing is critical.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) *** Know how to say "no." Your wittiness might be best kept to yourself. Make a point of saying "hello" more often to that acquaintance who makes a difference.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) **** Keep reaching out to someone whose opinion you trust. You need to get feedback, but it needs to come from someone who is not involved in the outcome.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) **** Examine what you want and expect from a family member. This person often becomes very innovative when dealing with you. Maintain a good attitude.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) **** Someone seems to command more attention and decides to take the lead in a situation. How you handle this reversal will be telling of who you are.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) *** Not everyone is as determined or focused as you might be. How you speak to someone, and your expectations for this person's responses, might need revision.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) *** Build on an existing bond. You know what to expect, and you'll find it easy to be open with this person. Open up to new possibilities.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) **** You might discover that the best path right now is the tried-and-true. If you want to succeed, you'll need to bend a little more.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) **** You know what you like, and you're capable of creating it. Initiate conversations with those whom you might impact by moving in a new direction.

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