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Only 3.6% Of 1% Are Entrepreneurs, And Other Useful Info

The next time a politician starts talking about "shared sacrifice" and "skin in the game," send them this Alternet article that puts that horse hockey in perspective: 1. Only THREE PERCENT of the very rich are entrepreneurs. According to

400 Richest Americans Net Worth Up

According to Forbes, the richest 400 Americans’ net worth increased 13 percent in 2012 to $1.7 trillion. The average net worth of the group was also up to a record $4.2 billion, and collectively they make up the equivalent of one-eighth of the U.S. economy.