Updated: August 4, 2012 6:02AM
CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Olivia Munn, 32; Patrick Wilson, 39; Tom Cruise, 50; Montel Williams, 56.
◆ARIES (March 21-April 19): Avoid unwinnable emotional situations. Focus on doing a great job or putting together an updated resume and looking for something new and exciting to do with your time. 2 stars
◆TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Participation will enhance your options regarding work, money and the skills you have to offer. Discuss your plans with friends and relatives and you will receive plenty of input. 5 stars
◆GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Money will go out as quickly as it comes in if you aren’t careful when it comes to impulsive purchases. Slow down and think matters through before you make a commitment. 3 stars
◆CANCER (June 21-July 22): Keep your thoughts and secrets private for now. Re-evaluate what your next move is going to be before you make it public. Don’t let an emotional situation or partnership lead you astray. 3 stars
◆LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Don’t bend to peer pressure or fall for an embellished version of what’s being offered. Size up your situation and know the facts before you make a promise that may not be to your advantage. 3 stars
◆VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Getting involved in activities that interest you will help you find a new pastime that relieves stress and helps you meet new people. Don’t let someone stand in the way or lead you in a direction that doesn’t fit your life. 5 stars
◆LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Spreading knowledge, information and ideas to people you want to share with will open up all sorts of new possibilities. Getting out and exploring new places, people and activities will motivate you to make overdue changes. 2 stars
◆SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): You’ll have a good overview of what everyone else is doing and how you can work alongside the people you enjoy most. A creative suggestion or move will lead to good fortune. 4 stars
◆SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Bounce ideas off of someone you find progressive and positive. Working in unison with others will bring great results. High energy and great ideas will lead to recognition and potentially long-term partnerships, contracts and cash. 3 stars
◆CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Get your priorities straight before you proceed. Discipline and finding out firsthand what’s needed in order to reach a set goal will be a must. 3 stars
◆AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Put feelers out to people you have worked with or for in the past, and make suggestions regarding what you have to offer now. There are profits to be made and positive changes to implement, both personally and professionally. 3 stars
◆PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): It’s what you do and the way you do it that will count. Offer positive suggestions and hands-on help to avoid any repercussions that can result from being critical. Overreacting, overindulging or overspending will lead to trouble. 4 stars
IF JULY 3 IS YOUR BIRTHDAY: Look at the possibilities, and select options that allow you to diversify and use your skills uniquely. You can find ways to earn more if you are proactive. A change in the way you present what you do and in your work habits will attract interest. Consider new ways to market a service you can offer. Your numbers are 4, 11, 14, 21, 29, 30, 49.