FAQ Library

The FAQ section provides a general overview of common questions we get asked and simple responses we can provide to help aid. For a deeper legal overview, head back to the Policy Center.

Child Safety

Keeping kids safe online is a major hurdle to online usage for many parents and family members. Below are a handful of common questions we get asked and how you can resolve the issues on your own, as well as contact info in case your question isn't answered.

What are some of the best monitoring solutions for parents

Techjury has come out with a 2021 top 10 list of parental control solutions for those who are concerned about child cyberbullying, or want to protect their children from internet scams, or pornography

Check it out.

How do I know if a site is safe for my child?

There are organizations that are committed to ensuring that sites creating games or resources targeted to children comply with existing regulation:

Privo offers certification and compliance programs for business as they relate to Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA), the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) as it relates to children and US Student Digital Privacy regulations. Check out the sites and applications that have been certified by Privo.

Organizations like Netware also review many of the applications your children use. Test your child's online safety knowledge also on Netware.

How do I keep my child safe online?

There are many threats to children's online safety including data privacy, cyberbullying, and harassment. Learn more about some of the ways to talk to your children about the risks, set some rules and take proactive steps to them online from Consumer Notice

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