After a mild Saturday, temperatures to finish the weekend will be MUCH colder! A system to our west pushes into SE Colorado overnight. Snow showers will be possible by early Sunday morning across the I-25 corridor with a change to rain and snow showers through the afternoon. Accumulation should be minimal as most moisture looks to be light and temperatures will warm into the upper 30s and 40s through the afternoon. The main impact will be the cold along with winds gusting up to 40 mph at times. Click on the 'Weather' tab for more...
In this 11 Call For Action Alert, the Better Business Bureau has a warning for parents to make sure their kids are safe online this summer.
During the summer, kids have a lot more spare time to spend online on computer, iPads and smartphones.
One of the concerns is that scammers are going after kids.
The BBB says scammers will send kids emails asking for passwords and usernames, or if a teenager is trying to download music, a website might pop up and ask for their personal information.
The BBB says the best thing for parents to do is talk to their kids about all the risks.
"As long as parents communicate the importance of not clicking through to these banner ads, not clicking through when they receive an email, and understanding what can happen if they do is very important," said Crystal Johnston, the Director of Marketing for the Better Business Bureau of Southern Colorado.
The other two problems that come up when kids are spending more time online are predators and cyberbullying.
The BBB says to keep kids safe, parents need to know what their kids are doing online and who they are talking to.
One website that the BBB recommends for parents to check out is www.safekids.com. It's a great resource to help set online boundaries and for advice on how to talk to your kids about internet safety.
The BBB also says if your teen has problems with online bullies, or if they are targeted by scammers, you can report it to the BBB.
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