|When ever they ask for one|
|between 5-7 years old|
|between 8-11 years old|
|between 12-15 years old|
Quoting B-Baby:" A friend of mine's son turned 6 today! Hard to believe he's already 6!!! But his dad and SM got him a ... [snip!] ... I personally think when they can truly understand the responsibility of having one. That could mean 12 or that could be 15."
Quoting Brookie99:" An emergency phone with pre programmed numbers as soon as they are old enough to know how to use it and ... [snip!] ... she's just curious! Ill just tell her not to text you any more!" If that was my kid they wouldn't have a cellphone any more..."