Due to updates, over time, that have been made to the site and the age of this article, this post may not display correctly. In particular images may be missing or product reviews display incorrectly.

If this is the case and you'd particularly like me to fix it, then please reach out to me on Twitter.

I have a bit of a zero tolerance when it comes to unsubscribing – if there’s no immediate option (i.e. either no option at all or only one that involves emailing them) then they get the SPAM button.

B&Q, thankfully, do have an immediate option (I’m not sure why I started getting emails from them – I reserved some items recently, but didn’t make any request for them to start emailing me as a result). However, I was met with the following message…

Now, that’s a lot of asterisks’. That email could be anything (and as it’s my own domain I could have a number of similiar email addresses set up – none of which may be distinguishable). Besides, why does it need to be covered up – other sites don’t do this?

Bizarre.