Your stars May 9
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Keep your plans to yourself; if you reveal too much information, someone will look for a way to interfere. Use your charm to keep the peace and your attributes and skills to bring about positive change that will directly benefit you. 5 stars
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Take stock of what you have and what you can discard. Housecleaning will give you a new lease on life and options that offer freedom to follow your heart. Don't give up on your dreams because of the work entailed. 2 stars
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Remember mistakes and regrets before making a questionable move. Refine your strategy to fit current trends. Look for innovative ways to use your skills profitably. Concentrate on doing a good job, and the rewards will be gratifying. 4 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Use your resources wisely. Call on those who are quick to respond, and offer unique suggestions. Stop worrying about things you can't change. Apply skills and experience to position yourself for success. You'll win someone's monetary support. 3 stars
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Work with what's available. Don't vie for someone's attention. Keep your wallet in your pocket. Trying to buy love or favors will lead to unwanted changes. Assess your emotional well-being and strive for peace of mind. 3 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Avoid emotional traps and people who use manipulative tactics to take advantage of you. Pay attention to what things cost, and look for a way to reduce expenses instead of adding to them. A joint venture will have strings attached. 3 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Put some thought into fixing up your space or putting a schedule that targets self-improvement in place. Working alongside someone who shares your values and beliefs will give you the boost you need to be successful. 4 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Look at an extraordinary challenge. A creative endeavor will keep you busy and out of trouble and help you avoid emotional spending. Don't give in to pressure or unnecessary moves. Attend industry events, and share information with people who can help you advance. 4 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Problems with friends, relatives or peers will emerge. Keep your thoughts to yourself, and don't believe everything you hear. Look inward and spend more time on self-improvement instead of trying to change others. An exciting opportunity will come with financial rewards. 2 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Pace yourself to avoid fatigue. A change at home will be welcome but costly. Put your plans and budget in place before you begin. Call in favors if it will help you get what you want for a price you can afford. 3 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Stick close to home and to people who bring out the best in you. Do what makes sense, and say no to anyone prompting you to make changes you don't want to pursue. Concentrate on home improvement and good health. 3 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): A change in how you handle money and resources will be detrimental to what you are trying to achieve. Keep things moderate and straightforward, and your productivity will get you to the finish line. Stick to the truth and a budget. 3 stars
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ARIES (March 21-April 19): Have a plan that ensures you put pent-up energy to good use. Avoid conflict, and focus on what's important to you. A problem with a friend or relative will transpire if you aren't diplomatic. 2 stars TAURUS (April 20-May 20):...
ARIES (March 21-April 19): You've got your finger on the pulse. Use optimism and intelligence to get others to contribute to your plans. Don't get angry at the wrong person; take responsibility and channel your energy into accomplishment. Personal gain is near. 4...