Don’t feel obligated to make changes that aren’t in your best interest. Look at the big picture and base your actions on practicality and common sense. A steady pace in the direction that shows promise will bring you closer to your dreams.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Your quick response and accuracy in assessing situations will put you in a good position. Act on principle, not out of anger, and you will come out on top.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Updating your appearance to make yourself more professional will pay off. You don’t have to overspend to be well-puttogether. A new look will boost your confidence.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- A personal pick-me-up will do you good. Focus on making physical changes that will add to your appeal and encourage romantic opportunities. A promise someone offers will make you happy.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- Personal favors can turn into a costly affair. Don’t let your emotions lead you to make a promise that will be difficult to fulfill. Look for unique solutions that don’t infringe on your savings.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- A steady pace will get you where you want to go. Don’t let anyone deter you from reaching your goal by using manipulative tactics or out-and-out lies.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Maximize your willpower and be ready to stand up against those trying to encourage you to get into something that isn’t good for you. Avoid situations that are unpredictable and argumentative.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- You may crave change, but know your limitations and don’t overspend to accommodate someone else. Look inward and concentrate on personal improvements, not on trying to change others.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- Check out the job market and look for opportunities to bring in extra cash. A unique idea will encourage you to take on more responsibility. Nurture an important relationship.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- Don’t argue when you should be doing something constructive. A physical challenge will do you good. Say little and do a lot to avoid a tiff with someone you love.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- An investment, a change at home or a legal settlement will need close attention. Don’t let anger cloud your vision or dictate the outcome in a situation that requires diplomacy.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- Personal changes will improve the way you look and what you have to offer. Love is in the stars, and activities with a friend, loved one or your children are favored.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Don’t let love confuse you. Whether dealing with a youngster, senior, friend or paramour, you must set boundaries that will help you maintain a stress-free environment.