Horoscopes for Jan. 8CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Gaby Hoffmann, 32; Sarah Polley, 35; David Bowie, 67; Stephen Hawking, 72.
CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Gaby Hoffmann, 32; Sarah Polley, 35; David Bowie, 67; Stephen Hawking, 72.
TODAY’S BIRTHDAY: Your drive will get you places but will also cost you. Impulsive actions will be met with opposition. Double-check all your facts before you head into territory that is unfamiliar. Problems with friends, family and colleagues can be expected. Listen carefully and make choices wisely. Slow down and think; there is no room for error this year.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Sharing feelings will be premature. You are best to keep your intentions a secret until you are sure you will be able to follow through with your plans. Making a change too quickly will create problems at home and at work.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Slow, steady motion will help you reach your destination. Don’t let a change of plans alter your course. Not everyone has to head in the same direction as you for you to be successful. Believe in your ability and forge ahead.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): An emotional matter is likely to cost you. Check out your financial situation before you donate or offer to pay for someone. Pay down debt and look for alternative ways to bring in more cash. Don’t travel unnecessarily.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Opportunities may not be as gratuitous as you think. Ask questions and find out exactly what’s expected of you and what you’ll get in return. Someone may be trying to take advantage of you. A romantic encounter will help ease your stress.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Take heed of what’s being said, offered to and asked of you. Don’t let demands get you down when you can barter to get something in return that will help you make positive changes in your personal life.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Put your best foot forward and engage in social and networking events that encourage you to make new contacts. A professional approach will attract interest and opportunities for future prospects. Love is in the stars. Don’t be afraid to make a move.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Concentrate on keeping the peace and improving your domestic situation. The way you speak to loved ones and partners will determine the outcome of these relationships in the future. Don’t let anyone bully you and don’t mistreat others.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Getting away may seem like a great choice, but don’t leave your plans until the last minute or you may be disappointed. Keep your costs low and choose a destination that you feel comfortable visiting. Safety and practicality are a must.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Draw from experience. Looking for a position that suits your attributes and skills and that you find enjoyable should take top priority. Don’t let an emotional situation dictate what you choose to do next.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Steer clear of aggressive and unpredictable people. Minding your business and sticking to what you do best will help you stay on schedule and avoid unwanted trouble. You will be considered a meddler if you interfere in someone else’s business.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Welcome change and you will shine in whatever situation you encounter. You can change your direction or put a plan into play that will help you bring in more cash. Learn as you go and you will make an impression.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Mingle and become better acquainted with people who share your interests and concerns. Romance is in the stars and including someone you love or meeting someone new will improve your personal life. Say what’s on your mind and you will get ahead.