Pros and cons of teen dating
So what are the pros and cons of buying a teenager a mobile phone and should you even bother? It’s debatable whether a teenager actually needs a mobile phone, but if you asked them, they would undoubtedly say a phone was essential to their happiness and social standing.Without a mobile phone, the average teenager is unable to function–they can’t talk to their friends and life just isn’t worth living.
If a teenager has a mobile phone they can use it to call for help if they find themselves in a sticky situation for some reason. Our joy in our relationships, ANY relationship, must come from the surprise and delight of finding someone we have a spiritual, mental and emotional connection to. Choosing someone to love and someone to care about you should be your first priority, not race. There are no particular advantages to choosing a partner of a different race just to experience a new joy per se that I can think of offhand.They won’t even need any credit on their phone–it is possible to make an emergency telephone call from a mobile phone without any credit whatsoever.The Cons of Giving a Mobile Phone to a Teenager Huge bills The main reason why parents baulk at handing over a mobile phone to a teenager is that they fear being the unhappy recipient of a huge monthly bill.Instead of committing to two years you can pay for a rolling one month tariff that includes free minutes, texts and data instead. They can’t even look after their gym kit at school let alone take care of an expensive mobile phone.
So do you really want to fork out for a new i Phone and discover that your little darling has ‘lost’ it on the school bus?
Though attraction is certainly a personal issue of taste, I caution readers to stop and think about your choice and why you are making it.
Are you ashamed or embarrassed or in any way attempting to deny parts of yourself by dating interracially?
Mobile phones are an excellent way of staying in touch with a teenager when they are away from home.
If your teen has gone to a party or a festival and you want to stay in contact, call or text them.
If they need some persuading to help you do a few chores around the house, you can offer to put more credit on their pay-as-you-go mobile phone.