MONDAY, JAN. 6, 2014 :: Emotional concerns may be challenging, but the more prepared you are to tackle them now, the better off you’ll be. Put your willpower to work, and don’t let anyone take advantage of you. You’ll also need to be strict with your finances.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) — You’ll have many professional opportunities today. Deals can be settled, but be very careful when they involve loved ones. A careless mistake on your part could lead to trouble.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) — Don’t let your emotions lead you astray, and don’t let overindulgence or denial compromise your integrity. Temptation is apparent, and strength of character will be required.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) — Get organized and make whatever adjustments are necessary. You may find yourself in an inflammatory situation, and if you cannot admit your mistakes, you will meet with roadblocks.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) — Your emotions will be close to the surface, especially if you are goaded into a heated discussion. You must avoid saying the wrong thing to someone who could damage your reputation.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) — You will have the discipline to get things done, but you will also attract a person who is more of a hindrance than a help. Don’t expect others to lend a hand. Just focus on what you can do.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) — Today, you can find the momentum to get stalled projects up and running again. To make things happen, you may have to adjust a few of your ideas or re-establish yourself with people from your past.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) — Don’t let anyone give you a hard time about work. You will be very serious in your endeavors, and following through with your plans will be key.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) — Do everything you can to promote your talents. You have much to offer, and today is the perfect time to take center stage. Love is likely on your mind, but don’t let it distract you from your ambitions.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) — A trip or a conference you attend will expand your knowledge base. You will make meaningful changes to the way you communicate that will seriously up your game.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) — Someone you least suspect may turn on you. Deal with loved ones delicately, or they may react with vitriol. You should avoid being overly serious. Instead put your focus on light creative pursuits.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) — Issues with your partner may cause confusion, but if you refuse to be drawn in, it will pass. Concentrate on artistic or mentally challenging work, and you will thrive.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) — Now is the time to implement professional changes. Take action where your work is concerned so that you can make progress.