December 11, 2017

Are ‘Anonymous Apps’ Safe for Your Teen?

Anonymous apps have been around for a while. Over the years, apps like Formspring, Whisper, Yik Yak, and Ask.fm have experienced periods of trendiness among teens. […]
December 4, 2017
Is Your Teen a Victim of Online Trolling?

Is Your Teen a Victim of Online Trolling?

When your children are young, they may be fascinated or frightened by fairy tales involving trolls. In folklore, these unpleasant creatures may pop out from under […]
November 13, 2017
Is Your Child Ready for a Smartphone?

Is Your Child Ready for a Smartphone?

The question of when to give your child a cell phone is a common dilemma for today’s parents. There are several good reasons for a child […]
November 7, 2017

Are Random Cell Phone Checks Enough to Protect Your Child?

You know that there are dangers on the internet, and you want to keep your child safe. That means keeping track of what your child is […]
October 31, 2017
What Is Online "Grooming" and How Can You Protect Your Child?

What Is Online “Grooming” and How Can You Protect Your Child?

Some of the potential dangers online are obvious to you and your child. For example, as unpleasant as bullying might be, cyber bullies reveal themselves to […]
October 23, 2017

3 Discussions to Have with Your Teen During Bullying Prevention Month

Did you know that October is Bullying Prevention Month? It’s easy for parents to think of bullying as a school-related thing, but bullying can happen any […]
October 18, 2017

The 3 Most Terrifying Distracted Driving Stats

For worried parents of teen drivers, there’s some good news: teens are less likely to drive drunk than they used to be. In fact, the drunk […]
October 9, 2017

How to Discourage Your Teen from Texting & Driving

The statistics about texting and driving tell a clear story: it’s dangerous. Almost 330,000 injuries a year are caused by texting and driving. For teenagers, the […]
October 3, 2017
How to Craft a Smartphone Use Policy with Your Teen

How to Craft a Smartphone Use Policy with Your Teen

Smartphones are an important part of modern teenager socialization. They’re also quite handy for parents – with a smartphone, you can always reach your teen if […]