Assuming Lifesaver will not come back to read this, perhaps others will, and be warned.

Never give out your email address in forums. There are plenty of web bots out there, searching all forums for email addresses they can use to flood the unsuspecting with spam and phishes.

If you "do" feel the need to give out your email address, disguise it.

Use something like;

Make it difficult for the web bots to decipher them.