Horoscopes for Aug. 18, 2016
Birthdays: Edward Norton, 47; Andy Samberg, 38; Denis Leary, 59; Robert Redford, 80.
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Stick to the basics and finish what you start. You’ll be judged by what you do, so stay on top of every detail. You can bring about positive changes.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Take a trip that encourages you to expand on an interest or contributes to business goals. Share a special moment with someone you love.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Stick close to home and attend to odd jobs that have been left undone. Work on improving a stressed relationship.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Act fast, and you’ll be able to take advantage of unexpected opportunities instead of sitting on the sidelines thinking about what could have been.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): When it comes to financial agreements and money matters, you will have to be careful how you move forward. You’ll be shortchanged if you let someone else handle your affairs.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Consider your options and what’s realistic. If you shoot for the impossible, you will end up with nothing. Don’t give in to someone who is looking out for their best interests.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Information will not be easily acquired. A problem will arise while traveling if you let someone interfere or take over. Take charge and make changes.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Do the unexpected and stay ahead of someone who is trying to play games with you. Good fortune will be yours if you handle matters in your own way.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Mistakes will happen if you are overly confident. Don’t share your plans or you will end up in a vulnerable position.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): You’ll be given a chance to do something special. Consider the best way to take advantage of an offer without being taken for granted.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): You can change direction and come out on top. Look for a way to use your skills differently and don’t jeopardize your current earning power.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Keep moving forward. Don’t let anyone deter you from doing what you want to do with the person you feel most comfortable with.