At least, stop using Hotmail if you rely on it for anything important;
<I>One Hotmail user, Arianna, said she signed on to her e-mail account last week to find the system had emptied out her in-box--including important messages about her upcoming wedding--but left her junk-mail folder full.
"It definitely felt like strong-arming, like 'See what can happen if you don't pay us,'" said Arianna, a community college professor who lives in San Francisco. </I>
If Micro$oft think they can count on me to give them my pennies, they can whistle!