Horoscopes for Oct. 7, 2016

Birthdays: Shawn Ashmore, 37; Toni Braxton, 49; Simon Cowell, 57; Joy Behar, 74.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): A problem will develop if you fight the establishment. Listen, observe and wait for the right time to make your move. Too many changes too fast will backfire.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): You’ll pick up valuable information that will allow you to put your plans in place. Someone will question what you are doing, leading to an emotional situation that can be damaging.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): You’ll take two steps forward and one step back. Don’t feel like you have to rush. Time is on your side, and patience will lead to a better result.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Don’t overlook any important details. Hands-on care will be required for any changes you want to make at home or in a relationship that is facing challenges.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): The changes you bring about today will set you up for advancement. Network and share your thoughts with someone who can influence your future.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Keep busy and stay out of trouble. A challenge is best handled without letting your emotions get in the way.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Attending a reunion will give you plenty to think about. Incorporate changes that will give you an emotional boost. A trip will turn out to be educational.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Travel and communications will excite you. Make plans to do something unique with someone who comes from a different background than you.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Make changes based on what works best for you. Alter your living arrangements or make a move that will promote better opportunities.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Observe the changes going on around you, and source out who is behind what has transpired. Knowing where you stand will make it much easier.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Listen attentively, but don’t give in to someone who is playing emotional games with you. Keep your money and possessions in a safe place.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Mix and mingle, share your thoughts, and make connections that will help you reach your goals. A promise to someone will lead to a bright future.