Disposable Email Addresses: Mailinator

I hate to admit it, but even I’ve been duped into registering with a company that sells my email address. That’s why I love services like Mailinator, which gives you a temporary email address to use for your registration. Mailinator lets you create new inboxes on the fly, just by putting a keyword in front of @mailinator.com (or any of …

Computer Security Tools: AVG Free, avast!, Spybot and iAntivirus

AVG Free and avast! are usually at the top of the lists of free computer security tools, although they both have moderately priced full versions that are worth the expense. Spybot – Search and Destroy’s free version is completely awesome and unobtrusive and can run side-­by‐side with your regular antivirus software. Spybot’s main function is to find and get rid …

Contact Me — No, really this time

Dear Cheapskate Freelancer readers, My email system had a hitch in its git-a-long for the last couple of days, and the Contact Us form was shooting your valuable comments into cyberspace. It’s working now, so please feel free to contact me here or send me an email through scr.im (another cool free tool!): http://scr.im/bethz. Sorry for the inconvenience!