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No spam e-mails over the festive season

  Govan1x 07:15 02 Jan 2020
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Not one spam e-mails over the festive season.

So far none over Xmas or the new year. Why cant it be like that all of the time.

There must be a reason for it. Any ideas.

  Govan1x 23:14 09 Jan 2020
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Just as expected they have started coming back again.

It seems like they take time off sending spam emails at holiday times.

  mrgrumpy 11:31 10 Jan 2020

Hi govanix , hope you had a good xmas , just for fun if you want to see how quick you can get hit by junk mail or a spam bot then make a new email address and DONT use it. Check it every so often and you will be surprised how quick something finds its way in their. BTW I use thunderbird for emails.

  Govan1x 12:23 11 Jan 2020

I have 6 email address for different reasons but usually only use one for buying from the internet. That is the one that gets the spam. Does not matter if I blacklist them or not they still come in.

Some of course have click here to be removed from mailing list but hesitant to use that just in case i get hacked.

Thank you for the Xmas message.It was one I would like to forget.But they cant all be good i suppose.

  mrgrumpy 13:52 11 Jan 2020

I had a rubbish xmas as well , mum 97 died in july so no mum in chair on xmas and boxing day snoring away or telling us stories we had heard dozens of times , it was strange just me and the wife sat at dinner table on our own. Wife been ill since august and still not right so good riddance to 2019 !

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