If you lose your phone it immediately sends you into panic mode. Where was the last place I had it, do one of the kids have it, did we leave it somewhere. Did you know that there is a simple thing you can do that will actually triple your chances of getting your lost phone back?

According to a story on PR Newswire the chances of losing your phone are almost 50 percent during the summer? Most of us have heard of the find my phone app for Apple, and find my device for us Andriod users.

So what is the big thing you need to do to make sure your phone is returned? Just a simple act of having a contact number or email address on your lock screen. According to the story, 71 percent of us have a lock screen on our phone and the simple addition of a contact number will help with your lost phone being returned.