It can be unsettling to watch a computer spit out your personal information before it even knows your name. Especially when the information appears in a terminal font, superimposed over a map of your area.
We have all been there. Maybe you are filling out an online form requesting price quotes from multiple car dealers. Perhaps you are selling your departed granny’s treasures on Craigslist. Or maybe you are signing up for a dating site and who knows about the people who may respond. All such moments involve a request for your phone number. What do you do?