Verizon Family Safeguards & Controls

Security For You.
Your Family. Your Device.

From setting data usage limits to blocking calls and texts, you have the power to control it all with Verizon Family Safeguards & Controls.

Flex Some Serious
Security Muscle

The great thing about Verizon Family Safeguards & Controls- they're easy to set up and most of them are already included in your plan. Start managing the free ones today or purchase some extras for even more peace of mind.

Family Safeguards & Controls

$
3
00
/
month
per Line

Verizon Roadside Assistance

Travel with confidence and peace of mind by signing up for our roadside assistance services. Coverage includes car towing, fuel delivery, battery boost and more.
FREE

Content Filters

Set boundaries to help ensure your kids can view only age appropriate content from their wireless device.
$
5
00
/
month
per Account
Enjoy 3 months free!
(Limited time offer)

FamilyBase

Your window into your family's wireless world. FamilyBase gives peace of mind to parents by providing insight and control over how, when and with whom your kids communicate!
FREE

Call & Message Blocking

Block unwanted incoming text, picture or video messages from up to 5 different phone numbers for 90 days. It's never been easier.
FREE

Internet Spam Blocking

We made it easy to block up to 15 email addresses, vtext names or domains, so you can stop unwanted messages.
FREE Premium
with Total Mobile Protection

Verizon Support & Protection

In a world where online dangers affect everything from laptops to smartphones, Verizon Support & Protection helps keep your device virus-free.
$
9
99
/
month
per Account

Family Locator

Keep family members close even when they're far. Enjoy the comfort of being able to locate your kids from your device or PC.
$
30
00
/
month
per Device

Verizon SureResponse™

Verizon's new mobile emergency response system helps you get assistance at the press of a button.
FREE

Service Blocks

Control which apps and services your family members can use on their devices. If they want to download it, they'll need your permission.
Pricing starts
as low as
$
8
00
/
month
per Device

Total Equipment Coverage

Get protection for your devices and accessories in case of loss, theft, damage, or defect after the manufacturer's warranty expires.
Pricing starts
as low as
$
10
00
/
month
per Device

Total Mobile Protection

Enjoy peace of mind knowing that your device is protected in case of loss, damage or defect after the manufacturer's warranty expires, defended against internet threats and get support for the things that connect to your device, including settings, WIFI, apps, cloud software and more.
FREE

Usage Alerts

Proactively manage account usage. Account owners receive automatic text and email alerts when 50%, 75%, 90%, and 100% of monthly allowances for voice, messaging or data have been used.

Be In The Know

The best way to stay out of harm's way is to know what's out there. Here's a list of terms you may want to learn more about when setting up Family Safeguards & Controls on your wireless device.
Spam

Any unsolicited text, picture or video messages used to promote third-party products or campaigns.

Malware

Malicious software designed to gain unauthorized access to your computer or gather information using viruses, worms, keystroke loggers,or spyware.

Phishing & Pharming

An attempt to collect usernames and passwords, credit card numbers, or other personal information through deception. Usually involves pretending to be a trustworthy or known entity.

Cyber-Bullying

When a child or teen threatens, harasses or targets another peer online or on a wireless device.

Spoofing

When a web address, caller ID description, or an email address is altered or forged to hide their true origin or identity of the initiating party.

Do Not Call List
You can add your wireless phone number to the national Do Not Call List to stop most unsolicited calls from telemarketers.
Spyware & Adware

Tracking tools used by advertisers to collect data about you, such as surfing habits and the websites you visit. Malicious spyware is considered to be malware.

Sexting

It's the act of sending sexually-explicit text, picture or video messages via a wireless device.

Our Safety Partners

For more information on keeping you and your family safe online, visit some of these helpful resources.
Parental Control Center
www.parentalcontrolcenter.com >
Stay Safe Online
www.staysafeonline.org >
Internet Safety Partners
www.internetsafetypartners.org >
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