11/27/2012 12:48 pm ET

Putting A 13-Year-Old Child Safely On Facebook

An e-mail in my inbox Monday morning from my editor had a scary subject line: “Help!”

When I opened the message, I read this: “My daughter is 13-years-old today and so, as promised, I let her sign up for Facebook. YIKES. Now I am freaking out over her privacy settings!”

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