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Mar 05, 2012 · Why does Craigslist have to verify my phone number? I'm trying to sell some old stuff on craigslist (because I desperately need the money) but I have so much stuff to post that I decided to do it separately. (Cameras in one post, cell phones in another, tv in another, etc.) But they're saying they have to verify my phone number???? Uhhh Craigslist knows that this is very common, so they require any new account to have a phone number, and they have to VERIFY that phone number. So the scammer gets most of the way in to the process of creating the new account, right up to where Craigslist is asking for the phone number. Jan 28, 2015 · Phone verified accounts permit you to only post one ad every 48 hours in sections that require phone verification. The upside to this is that many spammers on Craigslist have either stopped posting or had to scale down how often they post. It seems that Craigslist is on a never ending battle in its attempts to stop unwanted spammers. Every day we add new temporary phone numbers and remove these ones that don't work anymore. This guarantees that everyone can verify their CRAIGSLIST profiles with our updated virtual phone numbers. Our service is completely free to use and no registration is needed. That makes your CRAIGSLIST phone verification easy and fast.

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Depends. If you are intending on robbing your potential AP or you are a serial killer looking for victims, then, yes, you are going to get caught by providing your cell phone number. If you are just looking for a connection between two (or more) consenting adults then I don't think Craigslist gives a rats behind about your phone number. level 1

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Jul 29, 2017 Top 6 Craigslist Scams & How to Avoid Scams on Craigslist While this age verification used to be used often with Craigslist personals scams, it’s fast being switched to a Craigslist buyer scam for any items for sale on Craigslist where an age verification would make sense, which could be adult items, chainsaws, or weapons. 8 Vile Craigslist Scams to Watch Out For Mar 25, 2013 How do a Craigslist Phone Verification ? | TBN Jan 13, 2015