Be careful how you handle professional matters and partnerships this year. It will be easy to make assumptions, but very difficult to take back what you say or do. A secretive, methodical approach to situations will protect you from criticism and complaints.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) – Look for changes that will allow you to explore new territory, learn more about the people around you and improve your chance to get ahead. Romance is encouraged.

SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) – Your biggest gain will come from putting your original and innovative ideas into play. A unique change at home will improve your assets and relationship with a special someone.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23- Dec. 21) – Communicating from your heart will have a far greater effect than being evasive or refusing to admit that a problem exists. Facing facts will help resolve issues so that you can move forward.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) – Keep a safe distance from anyone talking big and offering the impossible. Focus inward on self-improvement and looking and feeling your best. Romance will improve your personal life.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) – Listen, evaluate and consider your options. Don’t feel pressured to get involved in someone else’s plans. Keep in mind that you should take care of personal business before committing to help others.

PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) – Fix up your home and do whatever it takes to please the people you live with. Offering an improved entertainment space, helping out more or showing greater affection will pay off.

ARIES (March 21-April 19) – Don’t share your feelings if it won’t help you get what you want. Keep the peace, bide your time and offer incentives that will attract the help necessary to reach your goals.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20) – A brief trip or conference will spark your interest in something you’ve never done before. Explore new territory. Romance looks promising and will improve your life.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20) – Get down to basics and consider the dreams that you haven’t had time to fulfill. No one can do the work for you. Do what makes you happy.

CANCER (June 21-July 22) – Moderation will be required if you want to avoid a difficult financial situation. Someone will be critical if you make unnecessary changes without alerting the affected parties.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) – You can bring about positive change that will raise your standard of living or bring greater joy to your personal life and relationships. Travel is favored, but overspending isn’t.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) – Make a change that will update your look. Being current will help you gain the respect and support you need to turn your plans into a reality.

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