ARIES (March 21-April 19): Careful scheduling will let you arrange ample time to be carefree in the week ahead. Your outstanding reputation precedes you, and your hard work may bring special notice from your co-workers today. 

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): When bargaining or making business deals, keep it on the level. People are likely to make promises that will be kept if you complete an agreement during the early part of this week. A loved one might surprise you.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Your elaborate ideas for the future have a better chance of success than you may think possible. As this week unfolds, you may notice that friends are readily able to disregard small missteps on your part and are happy to help you out.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Graciously accept meaningful gestures. Someone may pay you a compliment or perform a small service from the kindness of their heart. Your week ahead may be filled with numerous simple pleasures. 

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): You may find that the coming week brings you just rewards for your dedication and hard work. You may also develop insights into better ways to handle finances.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Treat people with the care and respect you personally desire, and doors will open for you. In the upcoming week, make solid connections by showcasing your best attributes and proving you are willing to honor commitments. 

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): The week ahead may be dominated by the need to attend to more practical endeavors. However, as facts become clear, you may be grateful you ignored an invitation to embark on what proves to be a wild goose chase.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Devote some time to self-care in the week ahead, but make sure you also look after others. You will feel better about yourself, and a little much-deserved gratitude will flow your way. 

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Being easygoing goes a long way toward maintaining your peace of mind. You keep promises even when someone else doesn't keep theirs. You are willing to shrug off minor inconveniences in the week ahead. 

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Learn everything you can, while you can. You could make some astounding discoveries in the week to come. Avoid getting into the weeds and take the opportunity to create. 

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Make headway by making good on promises. In the upcoming week, you can derive the best benefits from your closest relationships by fulfilling the expectations of those cherished others. 

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): You might have a tendency to overdo or exaggerate in the week ahead. Maintaining a sense of humor whenever you are faced with minor mishaps will make the days ahead more enjoyable. 

IF TODAY IS YOUR BIRTHDAY: You could be inspired to put some effort into making your dreams come true in the coming three to four weeks. Take notes when you get great ideas and put them aside until the time is right. If you fantasize about being in better shape, pull out the yoga mat or join a gym and get to it. On the other hand, if making money is the carrot at the end of the stick, be cautious about making investments or business deals, because your tactics may not be practical. Put your surroundings into proper order in November, when a busy schedule will call for a high level of organization. Enjoy a lucky streak in February ,when Lady Luck smiles in your direction and your prayers may be answered. You may not get exactly what you want, but you will surely get what you need.