Burner is the market-leading phone number app — the original and best second line for private calling, texting, and picture messaging.
A TIME Magazine Top 50 App & featured in the New York Times, WIRED, Engadget, BoingBoing, Lifehacker, and more, Burner has been recognized for excellence and innovation the world over and provides *real* phone numbers. Don’t fall for knockoff fake number apps that will show you ads and leave you hanging!
Use Burner for everyday situations — create a second phone number for work, salespeople, web forms, deliveries, or shopping online. A perfect business phone number for solopreneurs, startups, small businesses, or side projects, integrate with productivity apps like Dropbox, Google Drive & Slack. Create multiple numbers, keep them as long as you want, and burn them anytime. No hassles, no contracts.
Need help? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
Now, you can get a 1-line or 3-line subscription for long-term, flexible, and professional use, with faster support and up to 12 free phone number swaps per year — the best choice for a reliable second line for business phone numbers.
We’ve included award-winning robocall and spam blocking from Nomorobo on all lines for subscribers!
Burner Connections is a revolutionary platform that connects your phone number directly with apps you love for your business and personal productivity, like Dropbox, Google Drive, and Slack. Do things that were never possible with phone numbers before: automatically save pictures and voicemails, archive text messages and contacts in real time, message with teams without leaving Slack, or even build SMS bots with our Evernote integration or other API partners.
BETTER THAN THE “COMPETITION”
Did Sideline, Google Voice, Line2, Hushed or those fake number apps fail you? No picture messaging? Buggy? Spammy? Bad connections? Burner is the most reliable and fully featured phone number app. Not even Grasshopper, Ring Central, or Text Plus have our awesome advanced features.
★ "Having a thin layer of privacy between yourself and the rest of the world, when needed, is hard to put a price on.” - New York Times
Burner is perfect for any time you want to keep in touch, but may not want to give out your personal number. Temporary phone numbers are ideal for:
✓ Online dating (OkCupid, Tinder, HowAboutWe, Zoosk, PoF, Grindr)
✓ Job searches, multiple business lines, or temporary projects
✓ Doctors, lawyers, teachers, & sales professionals
✓ Craigslist, Backpage, Ebay, Amazon, Etsy (buying or selling)
✓ Private conversations, secret texts, or anonymous texting
★★★★★ “Saved me from having to buy a separate phone.”
★★★★★ “GREAT, FABULOUS, AWESOME APP!”
★★★★★ “Protects my privacy and lets me communicate.”
NEW PHONE NUMBERS
• Get another number in any area code
• Create multiple disposable numbers (first phone number free!)
• Easily name each one so you can keep track of its purpose (e.g. Craigslist)
• Access your address book from Burner
• Manage SMS and ringer notifications for each Burner
STAY PRIVATE AND ANONYMOUS
• Callers will only ever see your disposable phone number, keeping your main number anonymous and private
• Caller ID displays your new disposable number, masking your main phone number
• Burn your disposable phone number at the click of a button. You can get a new one with the same features at any time!
• Burned numbers instantly go out of service and are deleted from your phone
• Reverse search or lookups on your private numbers will not lead back to your info
IMPORTANT: Phone calls use cell phone minutes. Not all Burners are free — please review our pricing before purchasing. Area code availability varies. May not work with SMS shortcode services. Not for 911 emergency services. Works in US and Canada only. Not available in Puerto Rico.