we do not share your data with anyone and there are many ways to control the visibility and storage life of your data here.
but the internet is a public space and you should always assume your data could be compromised.
be smart with your password, use tor or a vpn, and use pgp for sensitive communications.
I did. If I get it back, it will take awhile. If/when I get it, I will consider it a bonus. Anytime I try a newbie, I expect to lose my money-that way, if I lose it, I don't feel bad and I have no anxiety trying to recover it.