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Jessica Alba Happy With Her Bloated Bank Balance

February 15, 2010 (4:03 am) GMT
'Making lots of money has made me happy. No one else helped me,' shares the 28-year-old actress who is proud of herself for being able to gain success.
Jessica Alba

is happy she's made "lots of money" in her Hollywood career - because her bloated bank balance is proof of her success. The 28-year-old actress, who battled bullies in school, began acting as a teenager and has risen to fame in movies such as "" and "".

And Alba admits the best part of life as a film star is the financial independence which she has secured for herself. She tells Britain's Scarlet magazine, "Making lots of money has made me happy. No one else helped me - I've done this all by myself, on my own terms."

"My dad's also turned his real-estate business round and (is) doing really well, and my brother acts, models and does mortgages, so we've all come up in the world. Anyone out there who gets bullied should realize that they can take control of their lives and succeed."

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