LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Set guidelines and stick to your plans. Refuse to get sidetracked by someone offering colorful ideas. Being realistic will win out in the end. Stick to what you know and what you can afford, and the end result will be well worth it.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Take care of your responsibilities to the younger and older people in your life. Helping others will give you a sense of satisfaction as long as you don’t let anyone take advantage of your kindness and generosity. Romance is highlighted.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Look for an opening that interests you. Someone you have worked with in the past will offer you advice and an option you hadn’t considered. Explore new beginnings and put an end to bad habits and influences.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Tempers will mount if you don’t channel your energy into something constructive. A physical or creative activity that takes strength and concentration will help you avoid pressure from someone who wants you to do something out of character.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Don’t let money problems result from overspending or trying to impress someone with your generosity. Look for other ways to make an impact. Offering your time or services will result in greater popularity and opportunities.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Emotions will escalate if you don’t agree with someone you are involved with personally or professionally. Step back and assess the situation before you make an impulsive move. Listen carefully to what’s being offered, but don’t make promises.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Avoid a showy display of emotions. Observe how others react to a situation before you share your feelings. Look for a positive change that will add stability to your life instead of making it chaotic. Trust your judgment.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): A partnership should be considered carefully. Don’t let your emotions sway you one way or another. You’ll have to look at the facts and consider what’s best for you. Practicality and diplomacy will ensure that you get what you want.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Network or make plans with the people you enjoy being with. A day trip will lead to information that will encourage you to help a cause or improve who you are and what you have to offer. Be open to change.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Don’t make changes until you’ve had a chance to put whatever situation you face in perspective. Things aren’t likely to be as they appear. Take time to rethink your strategy and consider your response. Use charm to get your way.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): A gettogether with friends, neighbors or relatives will open up topics of conversation that could lead to controversy. Don’t get involved, but do take notes for future reference. It’s best to get the facts before you decide to take part.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Let your intuition guide you. Don’t make a choice because someone else does. Stick to what you feel is best for you and don’t let anyone pressure you into a dubious deal. Focus on love, romance and your happiness.