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January February August 2014 2011 2010 Everyone has a fair chance to 52% 49% 35% get ahead in the long run It's mainly just a few people 43 48 62 at the top who have a chance to get ahead Note: In the January 2014 poll, 73 percent of Republicans, 45 percent of Democrats, and 45 percent of independents said everyone has a fair chance.
But even while 76% of Americans say they've been able to get ahead financially over the course of their lives so far, nearly as many (75%) believe it is harder to do so today than in previous generations.
A new analytic tool called Buzzdeck is helping young artists get ahead in the music industry by tracking everything from their twitter followers to where in the world fans are watching their videos.