This article, entitled "When Are Kids Ready for Their Own Cell Phone?" comes from Annie Payne, MomsEveryday correspondent from Western Colorado.
Parents must decide when their child is ready for their first cell phone, which can be a daunting prospect.
Here are some important signs to look for to help you make this important decision.
Your child may be mature enough for a cell phone if:
When you give your child a cell phone, you're giving them a powerful tool. It's up to you to decide when the time is right.