firstname.lastname@example.org is passé get a decent one here.
On my server OlderCitizens.org I can set up emails. If you want an email address yourname@OlderCitizens.org I will happily give it to you free. You have to be an older citizen to qualify.
You check your mail at http://OlderCitizens.org/webmail enter your email address and password which I will send you. Do Not use this email for confidential transactions like banking etc. I don’t. Look on it as cosmetic and fun. You can use it to subscribe to things like newsletters but be careful of spam. Of course when you ae telling friends your email address “Jan@OlderCitizens.org ” well people don’t need to write it down. Pretty cool huh!
The webmail gives you three choices for mailbox style I find Horde the best. You will get used to it I’m sure. So far only Philip@OlderCitizens.org is gone so dear get your first name here. In the form below give me three choices.
Forwarding : There is the facility to forward a copy of all emails sent to say Abigail@OlderCitizens.org to email@example.com so you only have to use the webmail to send mail to people. Its no big deal to have two email address.
Can I be trusted? Well I signed the UK Official Secrets Act as a probation officer and as a counsellor hold true to confidentiality. Your email address will never be given out by me unless to a bone fide person. No One has access to your mail box except you and me as admin. I don’t read other peoples mail.
Using your OlderCitizens.org email address for nefarious purposes may result in suspension. You will be warned first. Reasonable stuff. You will be asked to read a disclaimer.
YOU CAN USE YOUR OLDERCITIZENS.ORG MAIL ADDRESS TO SET UP A BLOG!