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Creator of Spanx Forbes Youngest Female Self-Made Billionaire

Creator of Spanx Forbes Youngest Female Self-Made Billionaire

“Don’t’ worry, we’ve got your butt covered!”  reads the tag line on the bright charming packages of Spanx shape wear, the brain child of Sara Blakely.  Working as a door to door salesperson, is no easy task, but when you add the sweltering heat of Florida, it becomes an even more uncomfortable job.  After desperately [...]


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The Rags To Riches Story of Ingvar Kamprad, the Frual Billionaire who Started IKEA

The Rags To Riches Story of Ingvar Kamprad, the Frual Billionaire who Started IKEA

A young boy living on a farm in a small Switzerland village began his first business when he bought matches in bulk and then sold them by the piece to his village neighbors. With the profits from his matches sales he went on to sell other small bits and pieces like pens, seeds, and Christmas [...]


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Bernie Ecclestone Forumula One CEO and Father to Petra, owner of Candy Spellings former $85 million home

Bernie Ecclestone Forumula One CEO and Father to Petra, owner of Candy Spellings former $85 million home

In 1930 Bernie Ecclestone was born in a small village in England to a fisherman.  When he turned sixteen he dropped out of school to start working so he could help support his family.  He also began concentrating on his hobby of motorcycles.  When World War II ended he opened a motorcycle dealership with a [...]


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Nah Nah Nah Boo boo Tosh has more money than you do

Nah Nah Nah Boo boo Tosh has more money than you do

In 1975 a little boy was born to a preacher in West Germany.  He soon moved his wife and four children, two boys and two girls, to the United States.  One of these boys he named Daniel, Daniel Tosh. Daniel grew up with his family in Titusville, FL not far from the Kennedy Space Center.  [...]


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Justin Bieber Turns 18 Years Old, Looking to spend $14 million on Mansions!

Justin Bieber Turns 18 Years Old, Looking to spend $14 million on Mansions!

Once I started making my own money I always made sure to save some for when it was my birthday so I could buy myself a little something special.  Concert tickets, a spa day, a new pair of shoes, something I wouldn’t expect from someone else.  When I turned eighteen I bought myself a great [...]


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The Rags To Riches Story of The Wiggles and how they Wiggled their Way to Millions!

The Rags To Riches Story of The Wiggles and how they Wiggled their Way to Millions!

Take four average guys from Australia, throw in some music and dancing, then add hordes of screaming fans with an average age being under 5 and what do you get?  The multimillion dollar empire know as The Wiggles. In the late 80’s Anthony Field, Phillip Willcher (who would latter drop out), Murray Cook, Greg Page(who [...]


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Busking To Billions Rags To Riches Story About Guy Liliberte from Cirque Du Soleil

Busking To Billions Rags To Riches Story About Guy Liliberte from Cirque Du Soleil

What is busking?  It is being a traveling street performer.  What former Canadian street performer turned his passion for the art into a billion dollar empire?  That would be Guy Laliberté, the creator and CEO of Cirque du Soleil. As a young boy in Canada Guy’s passion for circus began when his mother took him [...]


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American Idol Rags To Riches Dreams Come True!

American Idol Rags To Riches Dreams Come True!

Whether you love, despise, or feel completely apathetic towards the show, there is no denying that American Idol has provided us with some amazing Rags to Riches stories.  Some of the winners have become American superstars, while some have had a bit less success.  Either way the show’s 10 winners are now all millionaires! One [...]


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Comic Books Make Two Brothers Millionaires

Comic Books Make Two Brothers Millionaires

Surprise you just inherited millions from someone you would have never expected it from!  Though you may be in mourning over the loss of a loved one, know that they loved you and wanted to be sure you lived a comfortable life in their absence.  Many times it is found after the passing of a [...]


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Tyra Banks: Brains, Beauty, and a Whole Lot of Money!

Tyra Banks: Brains, Beauty, and a Whole Lot of Money!

On December 4, 1973, in Inglewood, CA, a baby girl was born to Carolyn London (now known as London-Johnson), and Donald Banks.  They would name there bundle of joy, Tyra Banks.  Her parents would divorce 6 years latter.  Tyra remembers growing up under the supportive guidance of her mother as an awkward, gangly looking kid.  [...]


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