HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Friday, Sept. 27, 2013: This year there often are power plays going on around you. The push and pull could become exhausting if you really get into it. The best way to win this game is not to play. An element of the unexpected runs through your work and those you look up to. If single, you’ll find partners galore, but you will only choose one. This year presents an interesting group of new people in your life. If attached, the two of you will enjoy having many serious discussions together. You discover how moody Cancer can be! A baby born today has a sun in Libra and a moon in Cancer.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) • • • Pressure builds to a level that might be difficult to accept, and you could become reactive.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) • • • • Listen to news with a more upbeat attitude. Someone might be holding back some important information.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) • • • • You might be put off by someone’s controlling ways. If you are uncomfortable with this person’s behavior, you need to speak up.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) • • • • • You are upbeat right now, so be careful that you don’t collide with someone who is very controlling.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) • • • Take your time, listen and gather information. You might discover that what you judge to be a diplomatic statement could cause an uproar.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) • • • • You have good intentions. Be clear with a child or love interest about your limits. Establishing boundaries will benefit any relationship.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) • • • You might need to take a stand. Recognize that you have the ability to turn a situation around.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) • • • You could be in a difficult situation involving someone at a distance. You won’t need to be stern, but you will need to be open.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) • • • • Work with a partner directly in order to maximize your time. You could become very controlling with your finances, or someone around you could.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) • • • You could be more contrary than you realize. Someone you care about will open up.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) • • • • Weigh the pros and cons of adapting to an uncomfortable situation. On some level, you might just want to push this person away or cause an uproar rather than state your feelings.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20) • • • • Your immense creativity emerges and cuts through someone’s controlling ways. Though there could be irritation, you’ll avoid a major confrontation.
sponsored According to two 2015 surveys, 62 percent of Americans do not have enough savings to handle an unexpected emergency, much less any long-term plans.