For the past 6 years I've had an email account with Caramail thinking that I could improve my language skills by dealing with a French interface and using Caramail as my personal/secondary/travel email account. Well, Caramail is pretty cranky - sometimes takes forever to load, sometimes gives me weird error messages, and most recently I discovered that my sent messages are not being saved *anywhere.*
The last straw was when JaneAnne pointed out that the following appears at the bottom of the text - invisible when in writing mode.
Sexy Like Us : Tu veux savoir si tu as la cote ? Clique ici !
Not exactly what I intended when I emailed with the head of LDS Charities.
Thankfully Ben Huff kindly invited me to open up a Gmail account. I'd heard a lot about Gmail and certainly gotten quite a few messages from friends who've switched over, and I knew for the beta version that you have to be in with a current Gmail account holder. So now I'm in! (Though I'm not looking forward to the logistical hassle of closing out my Caramail account.)