money http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/22629/all en American kids getting higher allowances than ever, finds AICPA study http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/120826/american-kids-getting-higher-allowances-ever-finds-aicpa-study American kids are getting heftier allowances than ever, a telephone survey conducted by the American Institute of CPA's discovered this month. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/120826/american-kids-getting-higher-allowances-ever-finds-aicpa-study" target="_blank">read more</a></p> allowance children money Americas Business United States Sun, 26 Aug 2012 16:48:04 +0000 Faine Greenwood 5717218 at http://www.globalpost.com Why China is purposely pushing its banking system to the edge of a crisis http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/china/130624/why-china-purposely-pushing-its-banking-system-the-e <p>While rates appear to have peaked, they remain at elevated levels.</p> <p>The People&#39;s Bank of China watched in silence for several days before injecting a targeted 50 billion yuan into markets last week. This inaction from the PBOC made markets very nervous.</p> <p>&quot;The cash squeeze is being tolerated by the PBoC as a warning to banks to curtail their aggressive lending practices and reduce risky activities in the shadow banking market,&quot; according to Stephen Schwartz and Carrie Liu at BBVA Research.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/china/130624/why-china-purposely-pushing-its-banking-system-the-e" target="_blank">read more</a></p> banking China China economy money Debt Crisis Want to Know China Tue, 25 Jun 2013 12:44:21 +0000 Mamta Badkar, Business Insider 5866191 at http://www.globalpost.com After the Fed, China Bears return with vengeance http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/china/130625/after-the-fed-china-bears-return-vengeance <p>Less than a week after the US Federal Reserve&nbsp;rattled global markets with talk about possibly easing its monetary stimulus this year, growing worries about a credit crunch in China suggest the risk appetite that was so strong just two months ago could take some time to return.&nbsp;</p> <p>In fact, fears that tight liquidity conditions could harm the world&#39;s second largest economy kept stock markets firmly in negative territory on Tuesday.&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/china/130625/after-the-fed-china-bears-return-vengeance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> China economy Federal Reserve money stocks Debt Crisis Want to Know China Wed, 26 Jun 2013 12:59:56 +0000 Dhara Ranasinghe, CNBC 5867350 at http://www.globalpost.com