Horoscopes for Jan. 2, 2017

Birthdays: Kate Bosworth, 34; Dax Shepard, 42; Taye Diggs, 46; Cuba Gooding Jr., 49.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Look at all sides of a situation before making a decision. Only share information with people you trust. Go over fine details when dealing with documents and institutions.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Call on someone you have helped in the past and you will be given the support you require. A learning experience will help you broaden your interests and your ability to excel.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Don’t let kindness and generosity turn into your weakness. Doing too much for others can result in being taken for granted. Only offer what you can.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Think, make plans and strategize and you will find a way to fit in all the things you enjoy doing most. Expanding your interests will lead to new friendships.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Consider the ways you can improve your life. The changes going on around you don’t have to be bad if you are willing to adapt and take advantage of what’s available.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Head out into the world. You will meet interesting people who will inspire you to take a path that you’ve only considered in the past. Look at the big picture.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Ease into your day. Contemplate your situation instead of taking action prematurely. Research whatever it is you are thinking about doing and do it.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Be careful how you react toward domestic situations. It’s best to listen to complaints and make positive suggestions that will lead to a better home environment.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Easy does it. You can’t bully your way to victory or let someone pressure you to do something you don’t want to do. Back up and get your facts straight.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Don’t be afraid to do things differently. Develop your unique ideas and see where they lead. Reconnect with people from your past.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Consider your objectives before taking action. You can get ahead if you are willing to put the necessary pieces together.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Speak up about the things you want to accomplish this year and you’ll gain support and suggestions that will help you get started.