To ensure the safety of their children and their families, every parent must address Internet safety. With the advent of the internet and social media, children have more access to people, places, media, and ideas than ever before. There are many opportunities, but there are also many inherent threats with this openness. We cannot ignore digital threats or potential danger to our children and families. Internet safety for teens and kids includes knowing the right tools for keeping your kids safe when they go online. Raising your kids in a digital world can be scary and difficult, but every parent must step up and learn the basics of internet safety for kids. We’ll help you learn how to proactively use the right tools to prevent or reduce these threats.

How To Stay Safe Online

By Ben Andrews, Matt Hanson, Nate Drake December 4th, 2017 Our online privacy is something we should all care about – in particular, what information we're revealing about ourselves without knowing it. Assuming you're not doing anything illegal, there's nothing...

Parenting in the Dangerous World

Author: Lisa C. Baker Overprotective parenting has become a lifestyle for many families, as parents hover over their children in fear that they might get hurt. But kids also need to experience the world firsthand in order to learn and grow. How do you find the balance...

How to Protect Your Child From a Predator: Recognizing the Warning Signs

Authors: Jessica Snyder Sachs and Melissa Bykofsky As young female gymnasts shared their horrifying stories of sexual assault during former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar's sentencing hearing, parents across the country asked themselves how this predator remained...

Raising Kids in a Digital World

Author: Robin Raskin, founder of Living in Digital Times (LIDT) After watching kids and technology metamorphose for the past 30 years, I’ve come to some big picture thoughts for any parent who’s made technology an integral part of their family life. First: There are...

9 Important Strategies for Raising Children in a World of Technology

Author: Joshua Becker “We refuse to turn off our computers, turn off our phone, log off Facebook, and just sit in silence, because in those moments we might actually have to face up to who we really are.” —Jefferson Bethke There are no proven answers to the questions...

How to Protect Yourself from Identity Theft

The most common form of ID theft isn't even what most people think of as ID theft. It is old-fashioned credit-card fraud and check-kiting, with someone fraudulently accessing your credit- or debit-card account. It affects about 4 percent of households. What's more, in...

Top Online Threats To Your Cybersecurity And How To Deal With Them

Top Online Threats To Your Cybersecurity And How To Deal With Them

By: R.L. Adams, CONTRIBUTOR April 4, 2017 News flashes and sound bites are constantly calling our attention to the latest hacks or threats to our cybersecurity that seem to be filling our social media news feeds and television reporting circuits. While there are...

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