Updated: August 6, 2012 6:06AM
CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Kathryn Erbe, 47; Edie Falco, 49; Huey Lewis, 62; Shirley Knight, 76.
◆ARIES (March 21-April 19): Your changing attitude will encourage you to take on an unusual task. Fixing something you can put to good use now will save you money. An idea you have will entice someone you want to spend more time with to get involved. 4 stars
◆TAURUS (April 20-May 20): You are prone to make a poor decision. Hard work and discipline are what you will need to advance. A problem at home will make it difficult to concentrate on important work matters. 2 stars
◆GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Think big, and you will encourage someone to get involved in your plan. High energy and lots of interaction with others will lead to success. Suggestions will be worth considering. 5 stars
◆CANCER (June 21-July 22): Dealing with institutions, agencies or authority figures will present problems. Don’t get angry with the wrong person. Size up your situation calmly and you’ll find a better way to handle whatever you face. 3 stars
◆LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): You will invite change and excitement into your life if you participate in an activity or organization that offers mental or physical stimulation. Love is in the stars. 3 stars
◆VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Don’t push your luck at work or where your reputation is concerned. Someone will want to make you look bad, and given the chance, it can affect your ability to advance. 3 stars
◆LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): You’ll be very entertaining. People will want to be part of whatever you do. Travel plans are encouraged, even if it is a short trip that will take you somewhere you’ve never been. 5 stars
◆SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): When money is involved, you are best to take a pass. Keep your assets, possessions and cash in a safe place. Moving forward with projects on your own will bring higher returns. 2 stars
◆SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Don’t alter or embellish any information you are passing along. A partnership with someone who thinks big and is determined to excel will lead to greater prosperity. 4 stars
◆CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Listen, but don’t make a move until you are positive you have all the facts and figures straight. Impulsive moves or rash statements will cost you emotionally or financially. 3 stars
◆AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Spend more time at home or interacting with the people you know and love most. Working toward a greater goal or your own small enterprise will bring you rewards. 3 stars
◆PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Be careful not to go after something or someone for the wrong reasons. Your motives have to be geared toward a positive outcome for everyone involved if you are going to be successful. Strive for equality in any partnership you form. 3 stars
IF JULY 5 IS YOUR BIRTHDAY: Give-and-take will get you ahead. Good fortune is in your corner and will manifest through the most unusual sources. Greater effort in your personal life will bring results both domestically and professionally. There is money to be made, and the development of skills, ideas and business plans will pay off. Your numbers are 1, 9, 13, 22, 30, 36, 47.