There is no surprise that every parent gets more and more concerned about their kids the older they get. Parental fear of bad influence is quite understandable as their authority in the eyes of their kids gives way to the authority of their peers; and taking into consideration that this circle of friends can be very varied, there is often a reason to be worried.
Teenagers want more freedom and parents are not willing to ease control and quarrels and even scandals are inevitable. Teenage period is not an easy one and every family goes through this stage. However, the success of its resolution lies in the ability of parents to employ such methods of control that won’t arouse protest and indignation in their kids, the ones that won't feel as overly controlling, intrusive and protective.
It has become a norm that every kid now has a cell phone, let alone every teenager. With time it has become more of a necessity than a kid’s whim as parents can keep an eye on their kids easier when they are within a call’s reach.
For one thing, it is impossible to imagine one's life without a cell phone, true; for another, teenagers get so much obsessed with their devices that the latter become the matter of their parents’ concern.
However, wise parents know how to get the best of their kids’ love to smartphones. Taking into consideration that the latter seem never to part with their iPhones and Androids, there is one simple way to solve the problem of control - and it is by installing spy software to their cell phones.
Surely, it is up to parents to tell their kids that they are being monitored 24/7; however, for those who find this unnecessary, a cell phone spy provides an absolutely discrete option for mobile tracking. And this is very convenient when it comes to teenagers. Cell phone tracking applications are undetectable, yet they allow parents to be aware of all the activities their kids are involved with. Calls and text, websites visited, applications downloaded and contacts added – everything is sent to a parent's account.
With the help of GPS tracker there is no need to ask were your kid goes and whether they are at the place they are supposed to be. Some spy apps also have special alert function (e.g. GeoFencing) that provides a parent with the info when a kid leaves a certain area. Parental control allows blocking access to certain apps and websites as well; which is a great plus in guarding your kids from potentially harmful info.
Spy software applications have become very much favored by parents and the reasons are quite understandable. When it comes to teenagers, it is hard to imagine a better compromise both suitable for parents and teenagers as the former can rest assured that kids are safe and under control and the latter left to feel very little effect of this very control.