Horoscopes | Aug. 30, 2018

Birthdays: Andy Roddick, 36; Lisa Ling, 45; Cameron Diaz, 46; Michael Chiklis, 55.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Use your wit and charm to overcome any controversy you face. Getting along with your peers and friends will make it easier to get the help you need to get things done on time.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Dig in and take care of your responsibilities. If you aren’t sure what to do, ask an expert.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Someone will not be honest with you. Listen and ask questions; you’ll be able to decipher what’s fact and what’s fiction.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Keep emotions out of your professional or financial deals. Look at the practical aspect of whatever situation or partnership you face, and make a focused effort to do what’s right and best for everyone.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): A simple, direct approach is favored. If you want to enforce change, make sure it’s doable before you share your plans. Overstepping your boundaries will cause a dispute.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Take better care of your health and emotional states of mind. Address issues quickly to avoid undue stress.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Look for alternative ways to do things. Being ready for opposition or setbacks will help you remain in control.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Think before you say or do something you regret. Get the facts and filter through them carefully before you indulge in a verbal scrimmage with someone who may be privy to more information than you.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Share with someone you love to spend time with. The plans you make will give you something to look forward to.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Clear the air before you try to start something new. Deal with feelings and situations that could stand in your way as you move forward.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Put more time and effort into personal gains. Invest in yourself and the way you present yourself. If you look and feel good, you will send a positive message that will open doors.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Size up your situation, decide what you want to do and make it happen. Take control instead of waiting to see what someone else is going to do.