IMPORTANT

The way your email settings are configured are important to receive our newsletters.

  • A, If you do not receive our Newsletter OR
  • B, If you do not receive our subscription confirmation mail within a reasonable amount of time (max. 30 minutes),

please check your spam filters to ensure you are allowing emails from jan@expatinthephilippines.com

To ensure that our email reaches your Inbox, and is not deleted or moved to your Junk Mail folder, add our email address jan@expatinthephilippines.com to your safe sender list by following the directions below.

If your email provider is not listed here, contact your email host and ask them how you can whitelist email addresses so you will get our newsletter.

Yahoo Mail

To create a filter that sends our emails to your Inbox:

  1. Login to Yahoo Mail
  2. Click on “Mail Options” (on the right hand side of the screen)
  3. Click on “Filters” (on left hand side of the screen)
  4. Click “Add” button
  5. Assign a name for this filter: “Newsletter Expat in the Philippines” or any other name you like
  6. Underneath the heading “if all of the following rules are true?” go to the top row labeled “FROM header.” Next to this you will see a drop down menu. Make sure to select “contains”, then simply type in our email address jan@expatinthephilippines.com into the box provided
  7. At the bottom, where it says “Move the message to:”, select “Inbox” from the drop-down menu
  8. Click the “Add Filter” button at the bottom to add this filter

MSN Hotmail

To add our email address to your “Safe List”:

  1. Login to your Hotmail or MSN Mail account
  2. Click on “Options”
  3. Click “Junk Mail Protection”
  4. Click on “Safe List”
  5. In the box provided, type in our domain: http://expatinthephilippines.com
  6. Click the “Add” button
  7. When you see the address you entered in the Safe List box, click on the “OK” button

To add our email address to your “Contacts List”:

  1. Login to your Hotmail of MSN Mail account
  2. Click on “Contacts” folder
  3. In the new screen which opens, click “New” (upper left corner)
  4. Assign a Quickname in the left hand box
  5. Enter our email address jan@expatinthephilippines.com into the “Online Addresses” area

AOL Mail

To add our email address to your Address Book or Custom Sender List:

AOL 9.0

:

  1. Click the “Spam Controls” link (lower right area of your inbox)
  2. When the “Mail & Spam Controls” box appears, click “Custom sender list”
  3. Choose “allow email from” option
  4. Add the email address jan@expatinthephilippines.com
  5. Click “Add”, then click “Save”
AOL 7 & 8

:

  1. Go to Keyword Mail Controls
  2. Select the screen name you are using to receive email
  3. Click “Customize Mail Controls For This Screen Name”
  4. Allow/Included
    • For AOL version 7.0: In the section for
      “exclusion and inclusion parameters”, include the following domain: jan@expatinthephilippines.com
    • For AOL version 8.0: Select “Allow
      email from all AOL members, email addresses and domains”
  5. Click on “Next” until the “Save” button shows up at the bottom
  6. Click “Save”

Outlook 2003 Mail

To make sure you can see emails as they were intended to be seen (including
images), add our email address jan@expatinthephilippines.com to your address book and safe sender list.

To add our email address to your address book:

  1. Right click on the email subject line
  2. Choose “Add Sender To Address Book”

To add our domain to your safe sender list:

  1. Right click on a non-displaying image in an HTML email
  2. Choose “Add the domain to the safe sender list” option

Maybe you can also follow these lines:

To make sure you get emails from jan@expatinthephilippines.com, follow these simple guidelines:

Open your email program or log-in to your web email service.

Create a filter that will place our emails in your Inbox:

  1. From: field will always be expatinthephilippines.com
  2. Email address: jan@expatinthephilippines.com
  3. If our email is delivered to your Spam or Junk folder:
    • Click on the box in front of our email to insert a checkmark
    • Click the “This is not spam” button
  4. Add our email address to your Address Book or Friends List:
    • Open your Address Book or Friends List
    • Add our contact details as listed above
    • Click “Add” or “Save”