All of 3 of our children have cell phones - even the 10 year old twins. Why did we decide to buy them mobile phones at such a young age? It's pretty simple. We want to be able to contact them at any time. Call us helicopter parents or over protective. We really don't care. We want to be within earshot of our children whenever they are not home.
So, here are 6 things you should consider before purchasing a cell phone for your child.