Horoscope: July 9, 2017

Birthdays: Fred Savage, 41; Jack White, 42; Tom Hanks, 61; Jimmy Smits, 62.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Home may be your salvation, but it will also be met with adversity if you let your emotions take over and are only focused on seeing things go your way. It’s important to recognize what others have to contribute.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Personal gains can be made if you get involved in activities that will lead to greater opportunities. Limit your spending and anything that might lead to excessive behavior.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Don’t mix emotions with spending. It’s best not to make unrealistic promises or give someone the wrong impression about the way you feel.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Choose wisely. When dealing with personal or professional partnerships, it’s best to rule out anyone tempting you to spend too much or to pick up bad habits.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Speak up if something is bothering you. It’s best to air your feelings and find out where you stand.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): You can offer help, but don’t let anyone take advantage of your kindness and generosity. Children will have an impact on the way you view a personal or emotional situation.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Too much of anything will turn into a bad thing. Don’t let someone be a poor influence on you.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Getting together with family or friends will lead to healthy discussions that will encourage you to make changes. Greater involvement in community projects will enhance your life.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Personal changes can be made that will boost your morale. A personal relationship will be rewarding and lead to a brighter future.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Instability due to inconsistency will surface and could lead to problems. Say little, listen carefully and don’t get involved in anything that looks like it could be costly.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Emotional ups and downs can be expected. Don’t spend too much time mulling over something you can’t change.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Emotional changes will put you in a precarious position. Don’t feel the need to make a snap decision that may end up compromising your ability to do what you want.