Originally Posted by DaFace
That's almost unimaginable to me. I moved from an ISP account to a Yahoo account about a decade ago. After changing ISP's a couple times in college, it just wasn't worth dealing with switching every time anymore.
Over time, Yahoo's spam filtering and crappy UI caused me to move over to Gmail, and I'm not sure that'll ever change unless Google majorly screws something up.
i have a few ... some for dicey spam situations, some for registration and some for online purchases etc.
keeping them separate acts as sort a firewall for my personal information.