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Honey Boo Boo

First Redneck

TRUS' FUND BABY!!

1/6/2013 4:35 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

0105-honey-boo-boo-june-splashHoney Boo Boo is already the most famous redneck, and now she's set up to be the richest when she hits 21 ... courtesy of a trust fund set up by Mama June.

June tells TMZ ... the lion's share of earnings from "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo" (a cool $15k - $20k per episode) is being equally divided into funds for all 5 girls ...  Alana "HBB" Thomson (7), Lauryn (12), Jessica (15) and Anna (18) and baby Kaitlyn.

June says the little stars can't touch the cash until they turn 21 -- except in case of medical emergencies or using it for school -- saying, "I want my kids to look back and say, 'Mama played it smart. Not like those other reality TV people.'"

In fact, June tells us she never even sees the coin ... "TLC puts the money into the girls' trust accounts for me and then I get an email telling me how much everyone gets."

June added ... "You're never gonna see me drive a Range Rover or a Mercedes. I'll drive one if someone else pays for it. Never gonna live above my means."

As for their means ... Mama June says Sugarbear still rakes in cash from his contractor job, which is how they pay the bills.

The family's only major purchase since suddenly becoming famous is a Ford Expedition ... a 2005.

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You can check out the whole fam Sunday night on TLC for the Honey Boo Boo HOLLaday Special.

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76.

Lee    

One of the really sad things is that this ignorant, semi-literate, obese, sloppy, ugly redneck woman has better sense and is more protective of her off spring than Dina, Kris, Octomom, Snooki and the rest of the wealthy, made-up, fur wearing, drugged-out, boozed-up, money grubbing, publicity whores. I don't watch any of them and never will but June hasn't been arrested for public intoxication or hit and run, hasn't gotten tickets for driving without a license or speeding, hasn't made the headlines for smoking weed or peeing in an airport lobby, hasn't been investigated for child abuse or assault and that makes her a lot smarter than most of the ilk that are on reality TV.

591 days ago
77.

anazita    

Mama June is 33 and has an 18 year-old daughter..... Jeez.... She had two daughters by 18. GTFO.

591 days ago
78.

Athina    

21 is far too young for the girls to have access to the money. They'll just blow it on boyfriends and trips to the Caribbean. They might have some brains by 30. If you're going to allow them the money at 21, then make a safeguard so it's like an allowance and they only get so much per month.

591 days ago
79.

bitchfistcomics.com    

Wow! Haters ARE gonna hate!

591 days ago
80.

S E E    

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591 days ago
81.

anonymous    

just got some respect for this woman. Good for you June!

591 days ago
82.

Michelle     

Guess being a redneck doesn't automatically make one dumb after all huh? This made my whole day. That's what I call being a great mom. And to think, TMZ called them ghetto just because they had Christmas decorations on their front lawn. SMDH I have more respect for her than that whorish pimp otherwise known as Kris Jenner.

591 days ago
83.

rob    

I hate looking at these overweight cows! J/K but it makes me sick to see that you don't have to have talent to be famous.

591 days ago
84.

Ca2Az    

Trash

591 days ago
85.

misskittie    

Mama is at least putting some funds to a trust fund for her children. She cares and has common sense. Do u see Octomom doing anything close for her kids?

591 days ago
86.

the commentator    

that is true but at least shes not blowing it now.

591 days ago
87.

su    

there';s gonna be some hot cousin on cousin babymakin' come spring!!!

591 days ago
88.

Toilethead    

Please, God, make the honey boo boo creature go away.

591 days ago
89.

Beauty    

Doesn't sit right with me.
Honey Boo Boo is the star of the show, without her none of them would see a dime. She is gonna resent this one day when she is older and feuding with her sisters over that money.

591 days ago
90.

Parker    

These people give the name trailer trash meaning...cause I consider them Trailer Garbage...one step below trailer trash!

591 days ago
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