You can't be too carful when it comes to protecting your privacy and security online.
We understand your concerns and questions regarding the personal information that we ask for at sign up.
Why do we need this info?
We collect this info during sign up for the purpose of performing account recovery.
When users forget their password or lose access to an email account we use this information to verify the account holders identity.
What info is public and what is kept private?
You have control over what info you share with the public.
Click on your username in the top left corner and choose User Settings. The page below displays.
Notice that my Public Info is blank, I have chosen not to share any of my info with the general public.
My info in the Private Information section remains confidential.