Horoscopes: Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020


ARIES (March 21-April 19): Be careful how you handle situations that can affect your reputation, position or status. A reserved approach to what others do or say will keep you out of trouble. Use intelligence and facts to encourage others to make better decisions.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): You've got the right idea, so don't hesitate. Take action. An outgoing approach will help you win the support you require to get your way. Changes at home or to the way you work will be beneficial. Share with someone you love.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Back away from questionable situations. Someone will take advantage of you or put you at risk if you buy into their plans. Play it safe, follow the rules and do your best to stay safe and healthy.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Do what comes naturally and forgo getting involved in other people's plans. You'll come up with a great idea that will make your life and your relationship with someone better. Pamper yourself. Romance is favored.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Don't lose sight of your goals, regardless of what others plan to do. Channel your energy into preparation, details and getting to the heart of the matter. Challenge yourself, and you will make gains that exceed your expectations.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Learn something new, and it will change your life. Personal growth, enlightenment and feeling passionate about what you do will encourage better relationships with the people who mean the most to you. Make love and romance priorities.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): A secretive approach to what you want to achieve will help secure your position and ability to move forward. Don't let someone intervene and throw your plans into disarray. Collect your thoughts, pay attention to detail and proceed quietly.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Stop making excuses, and follow through with your plans. Wasting time now will lead to setbacks later. An emotional incident or insensitive comment someone makes will have an impact on the way you choose to live. Take a chance and make a move.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Stick close to home, and rethink how you want to do things. Refuse to let someone from your past meddle in your affairs or cause you to take on something you shouldn't. Fix up your space to accommodate your needs.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): How you handle others will determine how much help you receive. Criticism and complaints will not fetch assistance, but incentives and encouragement will help you get your way. Romantic plans will bring you closer to someone you love.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Be leery of offers from demanding people or a pushy salesperson. Go directly to the source to find out what's what. Keep personal matters to yourself. A proposal will not be as favorable as someone wants you to believe.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): You can make a difference if you pitch in and help. Your insight, experience and understanding will encourage others to do more. You'll receive inside information that can help your financial situation. Make love and romance priorities.