Lying habit is most common problem amongst teenagers. Parents must understand this fact that teens’ will not admit that they are lying when caught. This will bring peace in you and your family. Sometimes teenagers fall into bad company and speak lie to their parents. So, parents must understand their teens and should know about their child’s friends. If you find your teen has bad company then try to change his daily schedule by sending him to some boot camps or summer programs. Send child away from home will help him because in camps / programs he will find new friends and skills. And chances are there that your teen will stop lying to you.
But, scolding your teens when they make mistakes instead of guiding them is not a right for your teen’s future. This will loose his confidence and make him lonely. Try to talk with your teenagers about his schools, friends, hobbies, etc. Making your teen your friend is an excellent idea to help them.