CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Joey McIntyre, 50; Val Kilmer, 63; Bebe Neuwirth, 64; Sir Anthony Hopkins, 85.
Happy Birthday: Simplicity, moderation and a keen sense of when it’s time to make a change will help you dictate what comes next. A new approach to doing things will cut costs and position you for greater financial glory. Concessions will be necessary but worthwhile if it gives you the freedom to live and do things your way. Personal gain and romance are favored. Your numbers are 9, 11, 23, 26, 33, 38, 49.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Protect your back and share information carefully. Sit back and observe. Avoid overindulgence, and don’t put up with anyone trying to coerce you into doing something that doesn’t appeal to you. Bide your time; the tables are turning. 3 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Scrutinize what you say. Emotional mayhem will surface if you don’t try to get along. A positive outlook will encourage others to make worthwhile suggestions you can carry into the new year. Mingle, network and charm your way into someone’s heart. 3 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Keep your intentions a secret. A reserved approach to end one year and start another will encourage you to contemplate what’s important and how to implement the changes necessary to live life your way. Adjust your mindset to suit your goal. 3 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): How you help others will make a difference in how you approach the new year. A shift in how you think and do things will spark resolutions you can put in place. It’s a new year and time to sport a new attitude. 4 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Think before committing to something that puzzles you. Choose moderation, and keep your eye on what’s happening around you to avoid entrapment. Awareness will ward off vulnerabilities that can challenge your reputation, position or prospects. Stability is your ticket to success. 2 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Don’t let trivial matters get to you. Look for the good and positive in everything and everyone, and you’ll be a magnet for good vibes and a fun time bringing in the new year. A suggestion will lead to a new beginning. 5 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Sit tight when dealing with emotional issues. Don’t start something you can’t finish or get into a discussion with someone critical and negative. Look inward and prepare to strive for personal perfection and live in the moment. Initiate positive change. 3 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Leave nothing undone. Plan your day from top to bottom to ensure things run smoothly. Take care of your responsibilities first, and you’ll feel inclined to turn your focus to friends and lovers and celebrate what’s come to pass and what lies ahead. 3 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Aim to please, but don’t make empty promises. Reminisce and recap the highs and lows of the year and what you’ll do differently in 2023. Take a moment to thank those who have positively impacted your life. 5 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Relax and enjoy the festivities without getting involved in a debate with someone who will never share your opinion. It’s time to say goodbye to 2022 and open your arms to a new year and new beginnings. Do what’s best for you. 2 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): There will be a lack of understanding among family and friends. Do your best to keep the peace and not take sides. You’ll be far more effective if you practice the art of listening, not lecturing. Bypass drama and emotional scenes. 4 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Refrain from taking on too much. Avoid risks that affect your health or financial well-being. An opportunity to network will lead to a professional move. Update your resume or put feelers out to people you want to work alongside. Romance is favored. 3 stars
Birthday Baby: You are approachable, helpful and sensible. You are flexible and hardworking.
1 star: Avoid conflicts; work behind the scenes. 2 stars: You can accomplish, but don’t rely on others. 3 stars: Focus and you’ll reach your goals. 4 stars: Aim high; start new projects. 5 stars: Nothing can stop you; go for gold.
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