ARIES (March 21-April 20) Long-term friends will expect your undivided attention over the next five days. Although new relationships are appealing, loved ones will vie for obvious displays of affection and loyalty. Respond with honesty and optimism: private doubts need to be publicly resolved.

TAURUS (April 21-May 20) Home finances and short-term spending demand caution over the next two days. Before mid-week, expect loved ones to reveal added expenses, opt for expanded renovations or initiate large purchases. Final solutions will take time: review established routines, family plans and group expectations before introducing new ideas or habits.

GEMINI (May 21-June 21) Before Wednesday, a new friend or lover may reveal important social information. Past relationships, old habits or repeated family patterns may be on the agenda. Listen carefully and reserve judgment. Intimacy, trust and ongoing support are now extremely important to loved ones. Go slow and wait for clear signals.

CANCER (June 22-July 22) A trusted friend or close relative may this week need extra time to finalize family issues or long-term property contracts. Over the next five days, home decision, parental obligation or group expectations may be more demanding than anticipated.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) Early this week, minor physical ailments may require attention. Areas affected are kidneys, circulation, chest infections or skin irritations. Some Leos will soon begin a confident regime of activity, fitness and social involvement. Positive results will be quickly established: trust your instincts and work hard to change unproductive habits.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) Outdoor activities, exercise regimes or revised dietary programs will increase physical energy in the coming weeks. Some Virgos will this week bring dramatic improvements to their daily habits, emotional outlook and social routine. Listen to the advice of loved ones: close friends or relatives will offer unique suggestions. After Thursday, a previously shy friend may request an unusual romantic introduction.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) Love relationships will offer pleasing distractions over the next few days. A recent phase of social or romantic isolation is now due to end. Take extra time this week to fully explore new invitations: someone close may wish to be more deeply involved in your personal life.

SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) Private attractions and subtle flirtations may trigger unnecessary gossip in the workplace over the next five days. Romantic speculation will not work to your advantage. Define clear boundaries with new employees and overly familiar officials. Boredom and restlessness may be a driving influence: avoid group participation.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) Over the next six days, workplace tensions are highly distracting. After Monday, expect a previously silent colleague to voice strong opinions. Take all outbursts seriously and respond honestly to disagreements.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 20) Social proposals and public discussions may this week provide faulty information. Over the next four days, a close friend may request special favors or express bold opinions. Group politics and private romantic triangles are involved: expect accurate times, dates or facts to be unavailable. After Thursday, workplace tensions need to be publicly addressed.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 21-Feb. 19) Physical vitality is now improving. Minor aches, pains or irritations may this week be replaced with an emerging awareness of fitness. Confident expression and public acceptance may be a motivating factor. Stay strong.

PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) Business demands now intensify: after Monday, expect employers or older partners to ask for special consideration and improved daily routines. Managers may soon increase pressure or request completed duties: remain determined to finalize small details. Offer advice: your acceptance is needed.