It's becoming more and more popular for websites (including Google & others) to demand you SMS text verify to use the service. This can be a huge drag on privacy. This article goes over a few services you can pay some tiny amount of cryptocurrency to get a burner SMS text number just for this purpose, including tips on which ones to use for which service:
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Some Bitcoin hodlers will say, "Who cares about privacy? Isn't Monero just for criminals?"
In this fun short video, we'll break down a few of replies you can give: