Published January 09. 2013 4:00AM
Happy Birthday: Silence is golden. Keep your plans a secret until you are prepared to present and promote. It's your ability to be fully prepared and confident that will win you a place in the spotlight when you are good and ready. Refuse to let unpredictable people throw you off your game. Believe and invest in yourself and your talent. Your numbers are 9, 11, 24, 26, 37, 40, 43.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): You will have to ease your way in to whatever you want to pursue. Size up your situation and consider your options. Don't feel pressured to make a hasty decision if you are not sure what you want to do next. Do your research. 5 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Sign up for courses or attend a conference that will keep you up to speed regarding the latest technology or research in your chosen field. Put love at the top of your list and socialize or make special plans for two. 3 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Turn your interests into a financial solution. Invest in your skills and what you love to do. Check out what your community needs, utilize your talents to fit the demand and you will find your way to financial prosperity. 3 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Take a creative, imaginative approach to whatever you pursue. Partnerships will be beneficial and can be initiated through networking functions you attend. Live in the moment personally and professionally and you will excel. Love is on the rise and personal changes will be positive. 3 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Accept a challenge that will alter the way you do things or where you reside. Focus on what will make you happy and how you can best serve your needs. A change in attitude will take anyone opposing you by surprise. 5 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Emotional issues will surface with regard to love or your domestic situation. Go somewhere where you can think and consider your options. Sticking around home will lead to a force-play that you are best to avoid for the time being. 2 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Being inquisitive is a good thing, but if you meddle in someone's affairs you will meet with opposition that will alter your personal position forever. Respond with caution. You are best to listen, but refrain from making judgments or suggestions. 4 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Check your options and take the path that offers the coolest, most unusual direction possible. You will thrive on being unique or getting involved with creative people. Participate in programs, courses or activities that you find engaging. Love is in the stars. 3 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Honesty will raise emotional questions, but in the end will relieve stress. Knowing your options will help you make changes necessary to improve your personal life. A chance to downsize or to sell unneeded possessions should be considered. 3 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): You've got more leverage than you realize. Speak up, show how responsible you are, and you will be rewarded for your actions. Don't get angry when what's required is a cool, detached attitude and getting the job done. Love is highlighted. 3 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Focus on what you can accomplish. Home and family will make a difference to the outcome of an endeavor you want to pursue. Trust in what and whom you know to make a difference in the outcome you are striving to reach. 4 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Get serious about what you can offer and follow through. What you present now will make a difference when you need a favor. A change in your personal or professional status is likely, and you should do your best to protect your reputation. 2 stars
Birthday Baby: You have courage, the ability to strategize, and concepts worth pursuing.