As you’re the likely bill payer, it’s important you understand that the app requires constant GPS tracking, and it may eat up mobile data quite quickly, which can be expensive. If your child is on a pay-as-you-go (PAYG), it’s easier to regulate and limit how much your child is using the phone.
Tip: If your child is on a contract, it might be easier for your child to run up high bills. Although most network providers would set limits on usage if you asked them to so your child won’t run up high bills. Check out our Online money management guide for further tips.
Click here to see another tip that could save on your data that involves using Google Maps offline.