VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) — If you can fit some time into your schedule to take care of an old family obligation, you’ll feel like a load has been lifted off your back. The best time to do it is right now.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) — Being both a visionary and a realist, your chances for personal achievement look better than usual, especially if you team up with another to accomplish a joint endeavor.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) — A reliable friend will come through for you to help you accomplish something that was impossible for you to do alone. It’ll get you out of a bind from which you’ve been unable to liberate yourself.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) — Getting together with an old friend you haven’t seen in a long time will be both stimulating and informative. You could learn about something that will be extremely helpful to you.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) — The way to gain the support of others is to make your neediness known. In fact, upon hearing of it, several pals will automatically offer help without you asking. You’d do the same for them.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) — Good timing can result in power, which you might get when two separate avenues open up simultaneously for you, placing you in the position to effortlessly achieve what normally takes two to do.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) — Adopting methods that are unassuming yet effective makes you a natural leader. People will find themselves following your lead without you lifting a finger or making demands.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) — Your past experiences hold many of the answers to problems you are likely to be faced with. If you bank on them to give you direction, things should go rather smoothly for you.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) — Be willing to work hard, not just for the person to whom you have an obligation to do so, but for yourself as well. The pride you’ll get from a job well done will mean more than what you’ll make.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) — Live up to the commitments and promises you’ve made, especially those that seem hard to do, and it will substantially strengthen not only your worth in the eyes of others, but in yourself as well.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) — Before you start working on this week’s agenda, clean up all the odds and ends left dangling from last week. With the debris out of the way, it isn’t likely that anything will trip you up.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) — We all need some pleasurable diversions from time to time in order to keep doing what’s tough, but if you truly want to feel good about yourself, try not to engage in activities that are just foolish time-wasters.