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8 WebsiteCompass D N R GA E Internet Connections The Downsides of Sharing Your Phone Number These days, it can reveal more personal information than you think If you’re like most people, you’ve become more careful about how you use the internet. You know the risks of sharing personal information online, you’re getting smarter about how you use social media, and you watch for potentially harmful email scams. But there’s one thing you might not be as careful about as you should be— sharing your phone number.