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WhatsApp 15+

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  • Privacy

    Owned by Facebook and shares your payment information with their parent company.

    Does not keep conversations on WhatsApp servers.

    Follows COPPA Laws.  You must be at least 13 years old to use WhatsApp.

    Tracks location   

    Privacy Policy

  • Safety

    False sense of security based upon "Anonymous" cloak

    Offers live video streaming to virtual strangers

    Allows direct messaging

    Unable to be monitored

  • Content

    What WhatsApp say, "WhatsApp Messenger is a FREE messaging app available for iPhone and other smartphones."

    What SGS Says, "While this is a good services for your college age teen studying abroad (WhatsApp offers free international calling and calling over wifi), if you are concerned your teen trying to make calls without you knowing - we would avoid this app."

    Unmonitored live video streaming 

    Opportunity for exploitation, pornography, sexualization, objectification

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