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Spanx Founder Pledges Half Of Her Fortune To Charity

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You know you’ve made it when you’re giving to the same charities as Warren Buffett and Bill Gates!

Sara Blakely, the founder of Spanx, is one of the youngest billionaires in the world.

So what is she going to do with all that ca$$$h? The same thing that Bill and Warren did: donate it!

Blakey recently signed the Giving Pledge, which states that she’ll give 50% her money to philanthropic causes. She stated:

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TIME Names Their Top 100 Fashion Icons!

time-top-100-fashion-icons.jpgTIME magazine has made a list of the top 100 most influential fashion icons since 1923, but it's who they left off the list that's really creating a buzz.

Noticeably missing from the list of designers, models, photographers, editors, muses, and stylists include Rachel Zoe, Tyra Banks, Roberto Cavalli, Oscar de la Renta, Carolina Herrera, Michael Kors, Tommy Hilfiger, Sarah Jessica Parker — and that's just off the top of our head!

Geez. TIME's selection committee is strict!

So who were the lucky 100 that made the cut? See for yourself AFTER THE JUMP!

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Spanx Owner Becomes Youngest Self-Made Woman Billionaire

Good things happening to good people!

Sara Blakely, inventer and owner of Spanx, has made the elite list of Forbes World's Billionaires.

Not only is she super rich, she also holds an impressive title as the world's youngest self-made female billionaire. Girl power!

To explain her success, Sara went on CBS This Morning to discuss her inspiration for the firming undergarments. She also gives some deets on how her husband handles all her success! Very inneresting.

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