When you don't want to hand out your digits, don't buy a separate phone. Burner apps let you create disposable phone numbers you can even reuse.
How to Get a Secret Phone Number (and Why You Need One)
If you think you don't need a burner phone, think again. Perhaps you use Facebook Marketplace, manage an Airbnb listing, are hunting for a job, have a career that requires lots of calls, or are online dating... sharing your mobile phone number (which is likely associated with every digital account you have) may not be such a good idea. Here's why you need a secret phone number and how to get one.