ARIES (March 21-April 19): To prove you can stand on your own two feet you might step on someone else's. In the week ahead, you may be bored by the mundane. You could be too eager to take risks or to demonstrate your independence. 

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): While other people are hard at work you may be preoccupied by disruptive influences in your social life. You might let flattery go to your head as the week rolls by and tempted to break off a relationship. 

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): You like to be in the know so you are likely to investigate details that are sealed with a stamp of confidentiality. Concentrate on being a busy bee as this week unfolds and your efforts will lead you to the honeycomb.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Be prepared for anything in the week to come. If you leave home without an umbrella you can't blame the sky for raining. Today's New Moon may spur new ideas and a more ambitious attitude towards a partner. 

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Parlay your passions into improving your pay check. You might be entirely focused on a business project or powerful workplace startup in the week ahead. A chance conversation can light a fire under your money-making abilities. 

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Power up your personality. In the week ahead, you might be more ambitious and more able to wield influence among the movers and shakers. The New Moon in your sign presages a refreshing new viewpoint and attitude. 

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): The more you see the more you want. Don't spend money on things that won't stand up to scrutiny once your feeding frenzy passes. Loved ones may be unpredictable or try your patience as this week unfolds. 

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): In the week ahead, you may need to offer encouragement and advice to a companion who is penny wise and pound foolish. You know that those who make decisions based on fear are sure to fail. 

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): When it rains it pours. To enjoy financial security, it might be necessary to find temporary shelter when the winds blow against you. Remain steady in the week ahead when tempted to try a different direction.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Persevere despite obstacles. You might enjoy taking a walk on the wild side in the week ahead. Something daring might break up the monotony, but don't take risks with your money or your business relationships. 

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Dig deep. Investigating the secrets of life may rivet your attention this week. Experimenting with something new is good for the soul. But you may unleash complications by following through on an impulsive desire.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Spend your pennies wisely. You may be up-to-date with the latest gadgets and trends but your desire to be in the swim can sink your bank account. Use your pleasant personality to win people over to your side.

IF TODAY IS YOUR BIRTHDAY: In the next six to eight weeks your ambition and desire for material security may increase. By October you may develop a wider network of friends through a business organization or other group. In January you could be carefree as well as careless. Feel free to put all your eggs in one basket in February when your judgment is better than usual and when someone may present you with the answer to a financial prayer. Next May you may be more compassionate and able to focus on inner peace. If you concentrate on your health and well-being you can make permanent improvements. Expect to be more popular next June and July when you can impress higher-ups with your talents and skills or meet a soulmate.