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Camping with kids? What you need to know

Camping with kids? What you need to know

Autoplay Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide For some parents, it can be plenty challenging just to take young […]

Kids' TV lacks gender balance and diversity, new study suggests

Kids’ TV lacks gender balance and diversity, new study suggests

Senait Litchmore pays attention to the shows her daughters enjoy, but she’s been surprised by what they notice — such as the time […]

Walmart kids clothing subscription box debuts for $48 a box.

Walmart kids clothing subscription box debuts for $48 a box.

Walmart is debuting a new subscription service for kids clothing starting Thursday. (Photo: Walmart) Beginning today, you can sign up to […]

Greenlight debit card for kids can teach them about money

Greenlight debit card for kids can teach them about money

  Sydney Baig pays a merchant with her Greenlight Mastercard debit card. (Photo: Edward C. baig) I wish I could tell […]

Verizon's 'Just Kids' wants to be your child's first smartphone plan

Verizon’s ‘Just Kids’ wants to be your child’s first smartphone plan

 (Photo: Apple) A child’s first cell phone is increasingly becoming an earlier, and pricier, decision for parents.  While each family […]

Parents worry voice assistants eavesdropping on kids

Parents worry voice assistants eavesdropping on kids

You’re cool chatting up Amazon Alexa, the Google Assistant and Siri and having each come alive when you utter the “Alexa,” “Hey, […]

How old is too young to let the kids play?

How old is too young to let the kids play?

CLOSE USA TODAY consumer editor Michelle Maltais and Common Sense Media executive editor Sierra Filucci share ways to manage your […]

Facebook duped kids into spending on games without parent's permission

Facebook duped kids into spending on games without parent’s permission

   (Photo: Facebook) Earlier this decade, Facebook bamboozled kids and parents out of hundreds or even thousands of dollars as the social […]