One thing I don’t want is for you to be so gun shy that you automatically think everyone’s out to get you. They’re not. There are plenty of good people out there to help you and teach you the ropes.
There’s a huge difference between merely building a list… and building a responsive list. Most every affiliate knows to build a list, but very few know how to create a responsive list with engaged subscribers.
Keep focused on the big picture, because right now you are acquiring valuable skills to build upon. Use these skills to continuously create multiple sources of income.