9 Reasons Not to Let Your Kids Get on Social Networking Sites ...

Parents letting their kids on social networking sites doesn’t seem to be that big of a deal anymore.

In fact, your average kid over the age of 10 probably has a Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest account, among others.

While there are a few advantages to letting your children have social connections via the web, there are actually more disadvantages when you pause to think about it.

Here are 9 reasons not to let your kids on social networking sites for you and your spouse to consider together.

1. Stalkers and Shady Characters

The number one reason not to let your kids on social networking sites is because of stalkers and shady characters.

Besides the option to receive personal messages on nearly every social platform in the cyber world, stalkers may also gain access to personal info if they hack into your child’s Facebook account.

Another thing to consider is the GPS tracking that Facebook offers, especially when you “check-in” at certain locations.

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