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Your teenager just got their license and you’re a little worried about where they are going with your car. You can keep an eye on them â€“ and your car â€“ with iTeen365.
A GPS system that tracks your car and your teen, the iTeen365 needs to be professionally installed in your vehicle. Once thatâ€™s taken care of, you just set up a geofence online, and watch where your teen is going. You can watch your vehicle online at the iTeen365 website with your user account.
This account will save up to four months of detailed driving reports, including information regarding where your car has been and if your teen stayed within the speed limits. If you canâ€™t be logged on to your account 24/7, you can get text or email alerts when your car leaves or enters specified zones.
If youâ€™re worried about your teen messing around with the system, donâ€™t be â€“ the iTeen365 device is hard-wired into the vehicle’s ignition column and battery, and is mounted behind the dash. The system costs $289, plus an installation cost of about $65. If you want to get it removed, that will cost extra. On top of that, concerned parents have to pay a month cost, which ranges from $17.95 to $21.95 per month for services, depending on the length of the contract.
If you trust you teen, but are a little worried about all those late night meetings your husband or wife has been having, you can always go with the iSpouse365, which the company describes as being the cheaper alternative to hiring a private detective. The company has a range of products so you can keep track of all the drivers in your life â€“ you can check them out on the iTeen365 website. And be sure to check out the promotional video after the jump.
What do you think? Are we treading to far into â€śBig Brotherâ€ť zone or should we keep a close eye on our teens to make sure they arenâ€™t getting into trouble? Leave us your thoughts in the comment section below.