Money talks;Child File;Briefing;The Week in Education

10th September 1999 at 01:00
Working parents who feel guilty about spending too little time with their children are worrying about the wrong thing, according to an American study. Money not time is kids' first priority. Twenty-three per cent wanted their mother or father to earn more compared with 10 per cent who wanted to spend more time with mothers and 15 per cent with fathers.

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