2) Occasionally play their online games with them, so that you can understand what it is they are interested in online.
3) Build trust with them, so that they will be more comfortable talking with you about what concerns them.
4) Teach them safe online practices like keeping their actual birthdate, phone number, email, street address, even city private. No one online needs to have that personal information about them.
5) Most importantly, remember that there is strength in numbers. Teach them to always use the buddy system and to never meet an online acquaintance alone. Not ever. Just don’t even play with the idea.
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