In 2014, Facebook bought WhatsApp for a whopping $21.8 billion. WhatsApp users everywhere went, “Oh, no. This can’t be good.” That feeling has finally come to fruition in that WhatsApp will now start sharing your information with Facebook –including your phone number.
If you don’t want Facebook getting ahold of your WhatsApp info, you can opt out in one of two ways.
Click on the link above to read the method to opt out.