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Date: 1/2/2009 11:18:20 AM
Author: onarock Country Flag
Subject: 1858/3175 - Filling out profiles
 
 
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nic1 on 1/2/2009 7:32:03 AM

Considereing multiple posts come up inviting new individuals to update their profile, would it not be convenient to have add mandatory fields when first creating a profile like location and country?

onarock on 1/2/2009 9:57:22 AM

this has been discussed a few times before on this board......check the explanations out......and if i had the power of wayneman, i would place a link here, but i am not the wayneman...........

k

Wayneman on 1/2/2009 10:14:46 AM

http://dripinvesting.org/Boards/Read.asp?MID=62629&Thread=Yes

Power to the people.

onarock on 1/2/2009 10:18:20 AM

u are the best............and this saves george some time in explaining, but he probably will reply anyway, cuz that is his way.......but maybe now his answer can be shorter.............

k

GLSmyth on 1/2/2009 10:56:49 AM

nic1 -

This question comes up frequently, so it's a reasonable question. When things were put together I made the decision to require a minimum amount of information from people to guard their privacy. There are some here who feel it in their best interest to offer little information about themselves, and I have no problems with that.

So although I agree that the more information one shares about themselves, I do feel compelled to not require those who seek anonymity to reveal information they would rather not share.

Cheers -

george

onarock on 1/2/2009 11:53:52 AM

ha.....i thought george might just say ditto, and thanx for asking........

:)))))))))

k
 
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