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How to prevent your children's online spending sprees

1 March 2013 Last updated at 12:12 GMT

Sharon Kitchen got the shock of her life when she discovered her five-year-old son had accidentally run up a £1,700 bill downloading apps on the family's iPad.

It has left many parents wondering how to prevent their children from embarking on similar spending sprees.

BBC Breakfast asked technology expert Nathan Rae for some advice.