Horoscopes: Oct. 6, 2017


ARIES (March 21-April 19): Emotional spending, exaggerating situations and being unrealistic regarding what you can and can't do will come back to haunt you. Curb any tendency to be impulsive. Set a sturdy platform and don't deviate from your plan.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Go over contracts and personal papers and see what needs to be updated. A financial opportunity may look interesting, but that doesn't mean it will be successful. Joint money ventures are not likely to turn out well. Don't try to buy love.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): An unexpected change will inspire you to take on a new attitude and head in a different direction. Refuse to let anyone coax you into doing something that isn't advisable. Be true to yourself and use your skills strategically.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Stick close to home and do your best to live within your means. Excessive behavior or overreacting will only make matters worse. Concentrate on personal growth and spending time with people who are reasonable and reliable.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Family or school reunions will give you a different perspective regarding what you want to accomplish. Listen to what's said and make a point to take advantage of the information you gather and any offers made. New beginnings are featured.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Put your time, money and effort into securing your position, finances and home. Working toward a better future will give you a new perspective on what lies ahead and the possibilities that exist. Embrace change.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Speak up about your feelings and discuss your intentions and plans for the future. It's best to find out exactly what you are up against if you want to make a calculated decision that will result in progress.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Hard work will pay off. Your dedication and passionate attitude will help bring about new opportunities. Stay focused on what you can accomplish, not what others are up to. Being productive will result in personal satisfaction.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Do your part to make things better for those less fortunate than you. Being part of a team that does its best to bring about positive change in your community will give you greater insight into your own personal growth.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): You'll be tempted to make an impulsive move or to react impatiently when discussing situations that require a lot of thought. Walk away from temptation or anyone showing erratic tendencies. Choose stability over chaos.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): You'll be tempted to make a quick expenditure. Make a point to cover your tracks and gather the information you need to avoid being stuck with something you may decide you don't want. Look at return policies.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): You'll be tempted by a proposition. Before you jump in, do your research regarding long-term benefits and pertinent details. If something sounds too good to be true, it probably is. Proceed with caution.