Horoscopes for Aug. 17, 2014
TODAY’S BIRTHDAY: Don’t let emotions stand between you and success. Reacting too fast will lead to mistakes. Gather the information required to make an informed decision. Taking care of your responsibilities will ensure you don’t face backlash from friends or relatives. Ulterior motives are apparent where partnerships are concerned. Get any agreement you make in writing to ensure everyone delivers what’s promised.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): You have greater control than you realize. Make things happen by taking action and stating what you want and expect. It’s time to initiate positive personal pursuits.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Take better care of your health and your domestic responsibilities. Patience will be required if you want to get things done your way. Protect your possessions.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Deception is apparent when dealing with information that can affect your future. You can make amends with someone you had a falling out with in the past.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Challenges will keep you on your toes. An innovative approach will get you past conflict and setbacks. You will get better results if you proceed on your own.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Look at job postings and opportunities. Your charisma and charm will help you achieve what you attempt.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Consider what’s being offered but don’t make a commitment. Negotiate and you will be able to reach a prosperous and stable outcome.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Hold back if someone asks for a donation or contribution. You have to look out for your own interests first.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Jealousy will not get you what you want. Focus on your attributes and how you can make the most of what you’ve got.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Travel and communication will not bring you the results you want. Making alterations to your living arrangements or surroundings will help.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Stick close to home. Changes going on in your community are best kept at a distance. A conservative outlook is favored.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Don’t be fooled by someone making grand promises. Look past the candy-coated description. Focus on being true to your beliefs, traditions and the ones you love.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): You will discover a way to bring more cash your way using an ingenious plan that will help you highlight the facts that favor your position.