cell phones

What Your Child Needs to Know about Mobile Safety

by Nancy October 30, 2012

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Chances are, you know a little something about internet safety and your child.  You’ve told them about giving out their personal information; you’ve taught them how to stay safe; you may even have installed programs that keep them off certain sites.  How how much to you know – or even [...]

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Ask Selfish Mom: All My Friends Have Cell Phones So Why Don’t I?

by Amy September 21, 2012

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SelfishMom is back answering your kids annoying questions – so you don’t have to!  Dear Selfish Mom, My mom won’t let me have a cell phone. I’m twelve and all of my friends have cell phones. I know I’m responsible enough to have one, so how can I convince her? [...]

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Tweens And Cell Phones: Should You Give In To The Pressure?

by Diane September 5, 2012

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It is not uncommon to see tweens and cell phones in nearly every city in America, but that does not necessarily mean that your child needs one. A phone is a big responsibility and there are a few things to consider before buying one for your tween. Is It Necessary? [...]

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