Infographic from SpyzRus looking at some options for setting and using parental controls on your own child’s cell phone. With Smartphone use on the increase and younger children exposed to so many online dangers it is time to think about how we can control what they get up to on their cell phones. Threats from social media sites, chatrooms or web content not suitable for kids. As parents we need to act to protect our kids. Finding the right program can be confusing with so many apps and services available. Free and paid solutions are available offering different features. Your job is to find the program which gives you the level of control or monitoring you feel necessary. There are limited parental controls available from most of the major service providers. Another option is to use one of the Big Brand, mainstream monitoring apps. Both of these can be enough for most people, especially those with young children. For the most comprehensive parental control you should look at some of the features available with dedicated cell phone monitoring software. The good news is that it does not need to cost a small fortune to have added protection for your children – just a little time.