February 14, 2018
Finsta: Where Real and Fake Meet with Potentially Bad Consequences

Does your kid have a ‘Finsta’ account? Why you should care

As a parent, keeping up with your teen’s social media can be exhausting. Just when you get the hang of one new popular app, it’s replaced […]
January 29, 2018
Protect Your Teen from the Dangers of the Dark Web

Protect Your Teen from the Dangers of the Dark Web

You’ve probably heard the phrases “deep web” and “dark web”. But if you’re a casual internet user yourself, you may not really know what these phrases […]
January 22, 2018
3 Online Dangers Parents Must Be Aware of in 2018

3 Online Dangers Parents Must Be Aware of in 2018

Parents know that the world can be a dangerous place sometimes and that children need to be guided and taught to make good decisions so that […]
January 15, 2018

3 Tips for Minimizing Your Teen’s In-App Purchases

It’s a nasty shock when you open up your credit card bill and find that it’s much higher than you anticipated it would be, and it’s […]
January 9, 2018

3 Deceptively Innocent Pieces of Data Your Kids Shouldn’t Share Online

Hopefully, when you talk to your kids about online safety, you talk about the importance of not revealing sensitive identifying information online, like their home address, […]
January 3, 2018

Is Instagram Safe for Your Preteen?

It takes almost no preparation to take a photo anymore. You don’t have to carry a separate device with you or worry about film. Everyone is […]
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 […]