Updated: February 16, 2013 6:08AM
CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Drew Brees, 34; Regina King, 42; Chad Lowe, 45; Mario Van Peebles, 56.
◆ARIES (March 21-April 19): Research and patience will help you avoid a mistake. Don’t aggravate a situation you cannot change. Time is on your side, so wait and see what happens. Moderation will be key to getting through challenges unscathed. 3 stars
◆TAURUS (April 20-May 20): You can get ahead if you are confident in your actions. An emotional change will lead you down a different path. Enjoy the journey and embrace the encounters you have. Travel and communication will result in new beginnings. 4 stars
◆GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Expect a change of plans. Choose a path that suits your needs if you aren’t happy with the way things are heading. Someone from your past will make a different impression on you now. 2 stars
◆CANCER (June 21-July 22): Don’t fear being unique. Taking the road less traveled will attract positive attention. A relationship that needs TLC should be reassessed and dealt with accordingly. 5 stars
◆LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Re-establish your position with your peers, friends or family. The pecking order may have to change. A serious approach to getting things done will help you gain confidence and respect. 3 stars
◆VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): A networking event will provide you with plenty to think about or to strive to acquire. Don’t feel you have to make an impulsive move to get what you want. Go over contracts carefully . 3 stars
◆LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Venture out and discover what’s available that motivates you to make changes to enhance your lifestyle. Taking on too many responsibilities will weigh you down, causing an inability to accomplish. 3 stars
◆SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Jump in and be a participant. Your ability to find solutions and to be in tune to the people around you will help you get ahead and command a position of leadership. 5 stars
◆SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Being upfront and honest about the way you think and feel may be difficult, but it will also be necessary if you want to avoid problems. Put what isn’t making you happy behind you. 2 stars
◆CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Question the motives of those you deal with before you jump in and take part in something that may not be to your benefit. Call the shots and set the standards you want to live by. 4 stars
◆AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Gauge what you should do by how others respond. You mustn’t let anyone take advantage of your curiosity or friendly demeanor. Stick close to home and to those you know you can trust. 3 stars
◆PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Help people you need to in your life to ensure you reach your goals. Cooperation and collaboration should go hand-in-hand. Strive to reach financial security by sticking to your budget and concentrating on the best way to make money. 3 stars
IF JANUARY 15 IS YOUR BIRTHDAY: Good results will develop if you resolve mistakes that were left to fester. You are best to rework and reuse old ideas and possessions that are sitting idle. Persistence will lead to success as long as you don’t let frustration lead to anger. Embrace what comes your way and deal with each situation individually and systematically. Your numbers are 7, 9, 16, 23, 32, 43, 45.