Seeing the title ‘How To Get A Burner(Temporary) Phone Number’ some may ask what is a burner phone number? Burner phone number are basically temporary phone numbers one can use for virtually anything(most of the time registration), these phone numbers do not require you to buy a sim card or register with a carrier/network, you just get the temporary phone number with the use of various apps/services. You may want to register for a service of which your country is not supported(ex. PayPal in Nigeria), you can choose a country like USA and use a burner phone number to do verification. With that little explanation you now have the idea of what a burner phone number is. What am going to show you is How To Get A Burner(Temporary) Phone Number, that is how you can get your own burner phone number.
NOTE: This is for educational purpose only, as it has been reported that Fraudsters use this a lot. So you’re compelled for what ever you use these burner/temporary phone numbers for. Neither myself no Leveltech is to be held to blame.
In the introduction I mentioned PayPal and Nigeria, it’s no news that Nigerian Paypal accounts don’t receive funds, so the only way out for Nigerians who want to use a full functional PayPal account is to employ the use of Burner phone numbers for verification. That’s just one usefulness of the burner phone numbers to non-criminals.
Just like most other tricks on android, getting burner phone numbers require the use of some useful android apps, these apps range from free to paid ones, irrespective of that they’re still useful long as they accomplish the task. I’m going to list and give a short parade some of the best apps that enable us get burner phone numbers on our android smartphones.
This is the first app on my list of best apps that gives us access to burner phone numbers. Why did Hushed appear first? because Hushed has a large number of countries it supports. 40 country burner phone numbers are available on Hushed. That’s an advantage for your country is likely to be supported too. On the other side, Hushed isn’t free as it requires monthly subscription, but for the first 3 days Hushed offers free service to those who are in the USA or Canada.
I like the name of this burner phone number app, CoverMe. CoverMe just as the name suggests not only offer you a burner phone number but also covers you from preying eyes by encrypting your calls and texts through the app, this encryption only works if the receiver also has the CoverMe app installed on their smartphone. CoverMe app is free, with call packages starting at $4.99 for 130 texts and 130 minutes, and a $5.99 charge for premium features.
CoverMe burner phone number app offers phone numbers from the U.S., Canada, U.K., China, and Mexico.
Sideline just like the name suggests gives you another side line(phone number) just like
side chick. Sideline burner phone number app is an awesome burner app among it’s peers on this list of apps that offer burner phone numbers, because it is free and still offers unlimited texts.
To cover it’s service(since it’s free) Sideline app displays ads on your android smartphone, but if you want the ad removed permanently a subscription fee of $2.99 per month is required.
I think my list of apps that offer burner phone numbers is not complete without Textplus. On the TextPlus website this is what they say: Your Device & WiFi(internet) + TextPlus phone number & app = Free unlimited text. For less than 2 cents/minute.
Basically, TextPlus is free to other textplus phone numbers but to call other phone numbers(i.e non-textplus phone number) is not free, you pay pennies according to them. This is really awesome. I can say Textplus is the best and one of the most popular burner phone number app available since they boast of over 60 million users in the world.
The above four are the best burner phone number apps that offer you burner phone numbers, some for free and some for a fee. With these apps, I believe with these apps you’ll be able to get burner phone numbers from almost any country of your choice for what ever reasons you’d need them. You just have to choose which is suitable for you.