Your personal information is at risk anytime someone who isn't you has access to the data. Even services that claim to be encrypted may still hold the keys to your conversation, giving access to anyone who is willing to pay for it. Some of these companies will claim they do this in case the user loses access to their account. These Big Tech and Big Ads companies are not to be trusted. Here's how you can break free of Big Ads and Big Tech and find something that works for you.
The Recommended Apps page is a collection of personally recommended apps, websites, and services that are known to actually protect your privacy. (Security is used when privacy is disregarded for the safety of their property, which is effectively you.)