Goodtimer Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

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Frequently Asked Questions

Why won't my Goodtimer light up when I flip it over?

My Goodtimer is making a weird noise when it's plugged in?

How many tokens will my child earn in a day?

Is there a way to adjust the amount of tokens my child earns in a day?

What is the recommended age for Goodtimer?

Do I need a Goodtimer for each child in my family?

I've read rewarding children for good behavior can cause problems. Is that what Goodtimer does?

How is flipping the Goodtimer over different than a time out?

How can I get help to use Goodtimer to address a specific issue like tantrums, bed time battle and picky eaters?

What do I do if my child isn’t following the rules?

What is the best thing to say when we need to turn the goodtimer over?

Should I pause Goodtimer or should my child do it?

What to do when the child won’t turn over Goodtimer?

How long should I turn Goodtimer over when my child breaks a house rule?

Should I pause Goodtimer when my kids are in school/daycare?

When the kids go to bed, do they flip it over and pause time or power it down?

Should you take away tokens they have earned as a punishment?

How can I use Goodtimer to keep my kid in bed?

How can I use Goodtimer to address temper tantrums?

How can I use this to get my kid to clean their room?

How do you use Goodtimer to address picky eaters?

What happens if power struggles occur with my child?

How can I used Goodtimer to help my angry child?

My child doesn’t care about flipping over his Goodtimer. How do I get him motivated to earn Good Time?

Will Goodtimer work for my kid with special needs? (Autism/ASD)

If you turn over Goodtimer does it reset the Good Time earned so far?

What prevents my child from taking tokens they haven't earned?

What are some examples of House Rules for my family?

What are some ideas for things my kids can exchange their tokens for?

How does travel mode work?

What do the levels do?

How do I travel with Goodtimer?

What is Goodtimer’s battery life?

Does it come charged or do I have to plug it in before use?

Does it need to be plugged in all the time?

What are the long, different colored stickers for?

What are the round “5” and “10” stickers for?

Will Goodtimer break if my kids are too rough with it?

Can I clean the inside of the token dispenser on my Goodtimer?

How can I contact a member of the Goodtimer Team?

What is your return and refund policy?

What is your shipping policy?

Do you ship internationally?

Can Goodtimer be shipped to APO/FPO/DPO addresses?