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AWeber provides high quality email newsletter and autoresponder services with one of the highest deliverability records in the industry.
Free email accounts, when used properly, can be very useful. Google's GMail is the current best of breed, primarily because it can be "used properly".
SimpleURL is a domain registrar that I've used for many years that provides low prices and excellent support.
Web of Trust is a "crowdsourced" collection of website ratings that can help you decide if a site is trustworthy or not.