Private Detectives Peterborough Comment on the Importance of Parental PC and Mobile Phone Monitoring in Light of Sky News Report: Unauthorised Apps ‘Costing parents 30m’

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Private Detectives Peterborough comment on the importance of parental PC and mobile phone monitoring in light of recent Sky News report dated 8th May 2013: Unauthorised apps ‘costing parents 30m’

Parental monitoring software for PC and mobile phone is a really useful tool for keeping check of your child’s communication and purchases online.

According to the Sky News report: unauthorised apps ‘costing parents 30m’, a study has reported that youngsters using smartphones or tablets increases family average monthly charges by around £34. Eight year olds are shown to run up the highest bills, adding an average of £59.59, while children aged four and under have made purchases without permission.

The Sky News report goes on to say that nearly one in five parents gives their children passwords and a free rein to access whatever content they want. Out of the 2,000 parents consulted 54% said that they link their Smartphone or tablet to an easily accessible subscription service of direct debit.

Brett Siddons, of Windows Phone UK, said:
"With technology becoming more and more intuitive, it's important that parents can trust in the technology they use and feel as safe as possible when handing over their Smartphone and tablet devices to their children."
Private Detectives Peterborough offer parental monitoring of PC’s and mobile phones that allows parents to see what their children are doing online. It will show them when the child is using the device, what they are looking at online and what they are purchasing. This software can help to educate the child to use the device more responsibly and perhaps teach them more about the value of money.

Spokesperson from Private Detectives Peterborough, William Haycock said:
“Parental monitoring software for PC and mobile phone is a really useful tool for keeping check of your child’s communication and purchases online.”

Private Detectives Peterborough along with their sister Leeds private detectives company Private Detectives Leeds is a team of highly trained professional and discreet private investigators and detectives with over 35 years experience in the industry. Their understanding and approachable team of male and female detectives are available 24/7 to conduct matrimonial, corporate and private investigations.

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