ARIES (March 21-April 20) Before mid-week, a close relative may openly discuss recent career disappointments or financial setbacks. Ask probing questions and encourage creative solutions. At present, loved ones will need steady guidance and dedicated emotional support. Someone close may wish to challenge established roles or move a relationship to a new level of intimacy.

TAURUS (April 21-May 20) Social invitations, sensuality or group creativity now offer unique rewards. Many Taureans will this week adopt an attitude of curiosity or emotional exploration. New forms of entertainment or rekindled passions may provide special distraction. Later this week, a complex family decision may trigger detailed financial discussions.

GEMINI (May 21-June 21) Work officials will this week rely heavily on trusted business practices and detailed records. Wednesday through Saturday, an old friend or close relative may be unusually moody or easily irritated. Remain supportive: a fear of social change or feelings abandonment may be at issue.

CANCER (June 22-July 22) Loans, job applications and official documents are now easily clarified or completed. Older co-workers may ask for an explanation of times, dates or daily events. Be forthcoming: your calm response will influence strained relationships.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) Romantic partners may this week press for solid commitments or finalized plans. In the coming weeks, single Leos can expect a sharp increase in social flirtation. Remain sensitive to private emotions and expect an honest expression of hidden romantic doubt.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) Gossip in the workplace is now best avoided. Over the next seven days, friends or colleagues will appear cheerful but privately feel vulnerable. Maintain a healthy respect for delicate social and romantic issues: at present, new love affairs will not survive public scrutiny.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) This week, loved ones or close roommates may demand group participation and special dedication to daily chores. Pace yourself and wait for clear signals: ongoing patience and empathy will be needed. Later this week, a past romantic triangle may reappear: expect friends and lovers to passionately demand your loyalty. Remain quietly detached: progress will be slow.

SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) Over the next few days, home routines and established family habits may require serious adjustment. Respond quickly to the needs or opinions of loved ones: before next week, close friends or relatives may expect public statements of dedication and support.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) Unique invitations may this week trigger group speculation: after Tuesday, expect co-workers and friends to probe for personal revelations or private information. Romantic promises or family events may be of particular interest: go slow and carefully consider the feelings of others.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 20) Legal ownership, financial documents or time sensitive payments will this week require caution and special diplomacy. Loved ones will press for clarity and final promises: find creative ways to settle ongoing disputes. Friday through Sunday, a close friend may announce unique group or family plans. Offer encouragement: a new era of romance and social involvement is now due to arrive.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 21-Feb. 19) Emotional isolation will no longer create strain between friends and lovers. Over the next seven days, expect loved ones to foster friendships or express newfound social curiosity. Wednesday through Saturday, key officials may assign new jobs or expand daily workplace duties. If so, avoid public comment or group discussion: co-workers may need time to adjust.

PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) Trusted business procedures will this week ensure reliable results. Before mid-week, colleagues or officials may feel mildly threatened by creative suggestions or group speculation. Friday though Sunday, a controversial romantic proposal may arrive without warning. Remain sensitive to past loyalties: complex social triangles are highlighted.