Horoscope | January 1, 2018

Birthdays: Eden Riegel, 37; Morris Chestnut, 49; Verne Troyer, 49; Frank Langella, 80.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Refuse to let emotional situations turn into arguments you’ll regret. Focus on personal change and finding the best ways to use your money and time to advance.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Set up meetings and address issues that will bring about improvements. Educate yourself and learn more about what’s available.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Keep an open mind and be ready to make a move. Common sense and intuition will help you make better choices.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): A steady pace will take you where you want to go. Your insight and imagination will encourage you to do things in a unique and interesting manner.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Network and prepare to make changes to your everyday routine. Getting along with your peers will help you avoid being left out of others’ plans.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Get involved in your community or make a point to do something nice for someone who could use a pick-me-up. Share your emotions and look for ways to enhance your love life.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): It’s out with the old and in with the new. Take a trip down memory lane and choose what to discard.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Recap your achievements and make adjustments that will help you excel through hard work and common sense as you move forward. Set your financial target and put together a savings plan that will keep you safe from poor investments and unnecessary loss.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Don’t ignore emotional matters that should be dealt with prior to starting something new. Facing situations head-on will allow you clear passage to pursue future opportunities.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Plan out the coming year. Embrace opportunities and walk away from those putting too many demands on you.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Look for alternative ways to use your skills. Don’t feel the need to go overboard.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Make changes to your living quarters or add comfort and tranquility to your surroundings. Take time to nurture an important relationship by making romance a priority.