Have you ever felt overwhelmed by the technology that your children use?
Have you thought to yourself, "I need a way to keep them safe on their phones?"
Below is a list of programs that will help you monitor and protect your children while they are on their phones, tablets or computers.
Circle with Disney
Norton Family Premier
With Circle you can set Time Limits for apps and web sites, finally getting online screen time in check. You can also set up age appropriate filters that apply to all their devices. And you can even give rewards to your kid when they’ve been good
$99 for device: $4.99/month for advanced options
A subscription service for parents of children between the ages of 7-17 that provides smartphone monitoring capabilities such as texts, calls, location and browser history
After a 7 day free trial, TeenSafe monitoring costs $14.95/month.
The software gives you tools to set homework and bed times, or merely limit the time that your kids spend on their phones. It adds options for geofencing and tracking. You can block or control on an app-by-app basis, monitor texts, and keep an eye on contact lists.
(iOS and Android) – $1 to $2 per month
Depending on the type of device, this program allows you to have supervision over the Web, Time, Search, Social Networks, Video, Mobile Apps, Text messages, Location and more.
$49.99 a year for up to 10 devices
Disclaimer: This program works best for Android phones and PC's. Some options are not available for iPhones
Allows you to monitor on both Android and iPhone the following: SMS & Texts, Deleted Texts, Photos (camera roll), Website History, Call Log History, GPS Location, Tinder, WhatsApp, Kik, Viber, App Usage