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Ella Coney reclines in cash she earned from the sale of her first home.
Today in our series, "Great Expectations," we meet Ella Coney.
She went from a single parent facing jail time for welfare fraud to a real estate millionaire.
Coney tells Farai Chideya how she overcame some tremendous obstacles in her life and talks about her new memoir, When You Fall Down - Get Up!