Updated: November 24, 2012 6:02AM
CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Ryan Reynolds, 36; Nancy Grace, 53; Weird Al Yankovic, 53; Dwight Yoakam, 56.
◆ARIES (March 21-April 19): Get serious about your financial relationships with personal or business partners. Once you establish your position free and clear of others, you will be able to embrace greater opportunity. 4 stars
◆TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Nothing will be clear if you refuse to ask questions. Emotional matters will escalate and a reluctance to give you the help you require will cause setbacks. Take note of anyone using pressure to manipulate a situation you face. 2 stars
◆GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Tread carefully in social settings. Refrain from making physical changes with the potential to turn out badly. Focus on what you can do to help the underdog or how you can improve your most important relationships. 5 stars
◆CANCER (June 21-July 22): Network until you get what you want. Your insight and ability to touch others with your plans and knowledge will in turn lead to interesting options that will help you improve your lifestyle. 3 stars
◆LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Pick your words carefully. Not everyone will be eager to follow your lead. The less pressure you put on others, the better. Focus more on making self-improvements. Push negative people away. 3 stars
◆VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Explore new avenues. Follow your basic instincts, and try your hand at something you’ve always wanted to do. Don’t let mishaps at home hold you back. A financial gain can be made . 3 stars
◆LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Expand your knowledge, add to your skills and most of all, take care of matters that pertain to children, close friends or a partner who has been jerking you around. 5 stars
◆SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Bickering will be a waste of time. Emotional issues will continue to escalate if you don’t put your foot down and make a decision regarding whoever is disrupting your life. 2 stars
◆SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Keep what you are doing low-key. The less you discuss your personal life, the better. Someone you least expect will try to force you into an argument that is based on false information. 4 stars
◆CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Look over personal deals, contracts and investments. You can make changes that are better suited to the economic climate if you think matters through and make your moves based on your future needs. 3 stars
◆AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Avoid travel or dealing with people from foreign backgrounds. You aren’t likely to get the satisfaction you want or get promises fulfilled. Financial limitations are apparent if you take on additional responsibilities. 3 stars
◆PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): There is money to be made if you invest in something you feel comfortable pursuing. Contracts, settlements and pending legal matters can be dealt with efficiently. Love is in the stars. Making a promise will help clear up a misconception. 3 stars
IF OCTOBER 23 IS YOUR BIRTHDAY: Emotions will be difficult to control, especially where money matters are concerned. You will need to use your contacts coupled with a little charm to help maintain your current status quo. A change in the way you do things or the people you work with is apparent. Your numbers are 2, 16, 23, 28, 31, 36, 47.