Genealogy Bargains Thursday August 29, 2019

Labor Day Weekend Sales are here! FREE ACCESS at MyHeritage plus save on MyHeritage DNA - just $59! Genealogy Bargains for Thursday, August 29th, 2019.Imprimir
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Today’s Genealogy Bargains – Thursday, August 29th, 2019

FREE ACCESS to over 740 Million US and Canada Census Records this weekend at MyHeritage! Have you ever wondered what life was like for your ancestors? How they earned a living and what their day-to-day work activities were like? This Labor Day weekend is the 125th anniversary of the Labor Day holiday in the United States and the 127th anniversary of its establishment in Canada. Free access available through Monday, September 2nd.

FEATURED Genealogy Bargain

  • NEW! MyHeritage: FREE ACCESS to over 740 Million US and Canada Census Records this weekend at MyHeritage! Have you ever wondered what life was like for your ancestors? How they earned a living and what their day-to-day work activities were like? This Labor Day weekend is the 125th anniversary of the Labor Day holiday in the United States and the 127th anniversary of its establishment in Canada. Free access available through Monday, September 2nd. VIEW DETAILS

NEW Genealogy Bargains

MyHeritage DNA: Save during the MyHeritage Labor Day Sale! Get MyHeritage DNA Ancestry-Only test kit for just $59! This is the same autosomal DNA test kit as AncestryDNA and other major DNA vendors! BONUS! Get FREE SHIPPING when you use promo code THOMAS at checkout!  Sale valid through September 3rd.

  • NEW! MyHeritage DNA: Save during the MyHeritage Labor Day Sale! Get MyHeritage DNA Ancestry-Only test kit for just $59! This is the same autosomal DNA test kit as AncestryDNA and other major DNA vendors! Sale valid through September 3rd. VIEW DETAILS

 

LAST CHANCE! Save 50% on MyHeritage DNA Health+Ancestry DNA test upgrade - regularly $120, now just $60!

  • NEW! MyHeritage DNA: Save 25% on MyHeritage DNA Health + Ancestry DNA test kit! “We’re pleased to share a special offer for Genealogy Bargains readers: $50 off on the new MyHeritage DNA Health+Ancestry test! The new test includes 27 personalized health reports, offering health insights that can empower you to make informed lifestyle choices. You’ll learn how your genes may affect your health through detailed reports about your genetic risk for developing conditions such as hereditary breast cancer, Alzheimer’s disease, and others. You’ll receive carrier status reports that help you determine your risk of passing on genetic conditions that may run in your family. Regularly $199, now just $149! Sale valid through September 3rd. VIEW DETAILS

 

UPGRADE your current results to the new MyHeritage Health + DNA and SAVE! Click HERE then login to your MyHeritage account. Click DNA and you'll see a link to upgrade your current results for only $60! That's 50% off the regular price of $120. Sale valid through today, August 12th, 2019.

  • NEW! UPGRADE your current results to the new MyHeritage Health + DNA and SAVE! Click HERE then login to your MyHeritage account. Click DNA and you’ll see a link to upgrade your current results for only $60! That’s 50% off the regular price of $120. Sale valid through September 3rd. VIEW DETAILS

 

We're happy to bring you a special offer from Irish Roots magazine: a 40% savings on the new Autumn 2019 digital issue!

  • NEW! Irish Roots Magazine: Save 40% on the new Autumn 2019 issue of Irish Roots Magazine! Regularly $4.42 USD, now just $2.66 USD! Irish Roots magazine is the ‘go to’ genealogy and family history publication for tracing your Irish ancestors. IMPORTANT! To see the price in your local currency click on the drop down menu opposite the checkout tab. The price will revert to euros for checkout. The discount will show up on the ‘PROCEED TO CHECKOUT’ page. Sale valid through September 28th. VIEW DETAILS

Genealogy Bargains Categories

Here is a quick directory of deals available at Genealogy Bargains (click each link to jump to that location):

DNA Test Kits & Education

FamilyTreeDNA: Save 20% or more on Family Finder DNA test kit and more at FamilyTreeDNA!  Family Tree DNA is holding its annual Summer Sale starting today through August 31st. "Celebrate summer with hot savings and discover your unique DNA story. Follow the path of your ancestors and discover your unique DNA story with FamilyTreeDNA's industry-leading tests."

  • FamilyTreeDNA: Save 20% or more on Family Finder DNA test kit and more at FamilyTreeDNA!  Family Tree DNA is holding its annual Summer Sale starting today through August 31st. “Celebrate summer with hot savings and discover your unique DNA story. Follow the path of your ancestors and discover your unique DNA story with FamilyTreeDNA’s industry-leading tests.”
    • The Family Finder DNA test kit, similar to the autosomal DNA test kit at 23andMe and AncestryDNA, regularly $79, now just $59! VIEW DETAILS
    • Y-37 Test *: Tests 37 markers. Explore your paternal lineage and follow the ancient migration path of your male ancestors. Regularly $169, now just $129! Save $40! VIEW DETAILS
    • Big Y-700 Test *: Big Y-700, intended for expert users, is our most advanced Y-DNA test. It analyzes ~100k SNPs and up to 700 short tandem repeats (STRs). Regularly $649, now just $499! Save $150! VIEW DETAILS
    • mt Full Sequence: Examines all regions of mitochondrial DNA, identifies basic haplogroup and migration paths and you get more refined results for genealogical purposes. Regularly $199, now just $149! Save $50! VIEW DETAILS
    • Family Finder + Y-37 Test Bundle*: Male-specific bundle includes Family Finder plus our Y-chromosome test that analyzes 37 markers.  Regularly $248, now just $178! Save $70! VIEW DETAILS
    • Family Finder + mtFull Sequence: Family Finder plus a Full Mitochondrial Sequence – For both males and females, our mtDNA test traces your maternal line. Regularly $278, now just $198! Save $80! VIEW DETAILS
    • Family Finder + Y-67 + mtFull Sequence Test Bundle*: This Comprehensive Genome (male-specific) test includes Family Finder, our 67 marker Y-DNA test plus a Full Mitochondrial Sequence, the most comprehensive and highest resolution mtDNA test available. Results identify the ethnic and geographic origins of your paternal and maternal lines.  Regularly $546, now just $387! Save $159! VIEW DETAILS

* Denotes male specific tests

And if you’ve already tested with Family Tree DNA and would like to upgrade your test, click HERE to see the various discounts on upgrades.

The Family Tree DNA Summer Sale is valid through August 31st so don’t delay – this is a once a year event! Click HERE to shop – via Family Tree DNA

The DNA Guide for Adoptees: How to use genealogy and genetics to uncover your roots, connect with your biological family, and better understand your medical history by Brianne Kirkpatrick and Shannon Combs-Bennett.

  • Amazon: FREE SHIPPING for Amazon Prime Members on DNA test kits including 23andMe, AncestryDNA, Family Tree DNA, Living DNA and MyHeritage DNA – VIEW DETAILS

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Books for Family Historians

Save 36% on The Family Tree Historical Atlas of Germany by James M. Beidler. "Delve into your German heritage! With these 100-plus full-color maps, you can view German border changes throughout the centuries, allowing you to find your German hometown and records of your German ancestors." Pre-order today and SAVE!

  • Amazon: Save 34% on The Family Tree Historical Atlas of Germany by James M. Beidler. “Delve into your German heritage! With these 100-plus full-color maps, you can view German border changes throughout the centuries, allowing you to find your German hometown and records of your German ancestors.” Print version regularly $34.99, now just $23.14! VIEW DETAILS

Organize Your Genealogy: Optimize every aspect of your family history (from your paper files and workspace to your genealogy software and digital organizational systems) with this comprehensive guide to organizing your research.

  • Amazon: Save 52% on Organize Your Genealogy: Strategies and Solutions for Every Researcher – “This best-selling book by Drew Smith is perfect for your genealogy New Year’s resolutions of finally getting organized! “Stop struggling to manage all your genealogy facts, files, and data–make a plan of attack to maximize your progress. Organize Your Genealogy will show you how to use tried-and-true methods and the latest tech tools and genealogy software to organize your research plan, workspace, and family-history finds. In this book, you’ll learn how to organize your time and resources, including how to set goals and objectives, determine workable research questions, sort paper and digital documents, keep track of physical and online correspondence, prepare for a research trip, and follow a skill-building plan. With this comprehensive guide, you’ll make the most of your research time and energy and put yourself on a road to genealogy success.” Regularly $26.99 USD for the print version, Amazon Kindle version just $12.99 USD! – VIEW DETAILS

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Educational Webinars and Online Courses

Learn how to create family story tributes save 40% on all courses with Lisa Alzo during the Back to School Sale at Research, Write, Connect!

Research, Write, Connect!: Save 40% on ALL COURSES during Back to School Sale! You’ve seen your own kids or perhaps grand kids off school, NOW is the time for YOU to go back to school too! Up your genealogy and family history game with DNA and writing courses from family history expert Lisa Alzo and Research, Write, Connect! Remember to use promo code LEARN40 at checkout to claim your 40% savings!

  • The ABCs of DNA, regularly priced at $87.00 USD, now just $52.20 USD – click HERE to shop!

Sale valid through Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019.

Legacy Family Tree Webinars: Save 50%* on the BEST VALUE in Genealogy Education – Legacy Family Tree Webinars Flash Sale!The BEST VALUE in genealogy education just got better this week! Save 50% on an annual membership at Legacy Family Tree Webinars and get access to almost 1,000 webinar recordings, special Members Only webinars, and almost 5,000 pages of syllabus materials! This is an EXCLUSIVE OFFER! Regularly $49.95, now just $24.98 when you use promo code THOMAS50 at checkout!*

  • Legacy Family Tree Webinars: Save 50%* on the BEST VALUE in Genealogy Education – Legacy Family Tree Webinars Flash Sale! The BEST VALUE in genealogy education just got better this week! Save 50% on an annual membership at Legacy Family Tree Webinars and get access to almost 1,000 webinar recordings, special Members Only webinars, and almost 5,000 pages of syllabus materials! This is an EXCLUSIVE OFFER! Regularly $49.95, now just $24.98 when you use promo code THOMAS50 at checkout!* VIEW DETAILS

* This offer is only available to NEW MEMBERS of Legacy Family Tree Webinars 

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Genealogy Subscription Websites

Get FREE ACCESS to over 400,000 yearbooks at Ancestry! This week, August 27th through September 2nd, Ancestry is opening up its Yearbook Collection: “Yearbooks are one of those home sources, usually found in an attic or basement, which many people don't think of as a family history source. While yearbooks may not provide information about the vital events that are usually associated with genealogical research, they do provide other information about individuals' lives. This information helps place people in historical context as well as provides detail that helps turn individuals, sometimes only known by names and dates, into actual people.”

  • Ancestry: Get FREE ACCESS to over 400,000 yearbooks at Ancestry! This week, August 27th through September 2nd, Ancestry is opening up its Yearbook Collection: “Yearbooks are one of those home sources, usually found in an attic or basement, which many people don’t think of as a family history source. While yearbooks may not provide information about the vital events that are usually associated with genealogical research, they do provide other information about individuals’ lives. This information helps place people in historical context as well as provides detail that helps turn individuals, sometimes only known by names and dates, into actual people.” VIEW DETAILS

*Users will be able to access the records in the featured collection for free until September 2, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. ET. After the free access period ends, you will only be able to view the records in the featured collection using a paid Ancestry Membership. To see a full list of the records in the featured collection, please click here.

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Photo Organization and Preservation

Save 50% on 8GB Picture Keeper during Amazon Prime Day Sale

  • PRICE DROP! Amazon: Save 67% Picture Keeper 8GB USB Photo Backup! Worried about backing up all those scanned images? No worries with the Picture Keeper system which actually scans and FINDS your photos!
    • EASE OF USE – Once the software is installed – Just click “Start Backup,” and relax as it does the work for you!
    • ON-THE-GO – Anywhere, anytime. No internet required, bring it on your next remote island vacation!
    • WORKS ON MOST COMPUTERS – MAC and PC Compatible with Free Software included!
    • USE ON MULTIPLE COMPUTERS – Software knows where each backup left off. Once one Picture Keeper fills up, just plug in the second one and it continues where the other left off!
    • PEACE OF MIND – Set backup reminders to keep all of your memories safe and secure

Also available in 4GB, 16GB, and 32GB sizes. Right now, the 8GB size, regularly $59.99, now just $24.99 plus save an extra $5 with special coupon – final price is $19.99! For the 16GB size, regularly $99.99, now just $79.99 plus save an extra $15 with special coupon – final price is $64.99!

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Genealogy Software and Technology

Save 15% on all items at Evidentia plus FREE SHIPPING! Get the latest deals at Genealogy Bargains today, Tuesday, February 27, 2018

  • Evidentia: Save 15% on ALL items at Evidentia! “Evidentia not only solves the problems facing the genealogy community, but also simplifies the process of analyzing evidence and creating proof arguments while still following the Genealogical Proof Standard (GPS).” There is also a FREE 14-day trial available! If you haven’t checked out this amazing software, you really it owe to yourself and your genealogy research to do so! Regularly $29.99, you pay just $25.49. You must use HIDEFGEN at checkout! Offer good on all books and guides as well!  – VIEW DETAILS

90% off iDrive automatic online backup - just $6.95 USD for 2TB of storage!

  • iDrive: 90% off iDrive automatic online backup! Regularly $69.50 per year, you get the first year of 2TB cloud storage for just $6.95! Once you’ve scanned all those family photos, you need to have a data backup right? This is a “set it and forget it” program like Carbonite but much better: you can backup your mobile devices and even Facebook images! VIEW DETAILS

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Give the Gift of Family History

While this might be up to debate, we love to give family history gifts this time of year as well as receive them! So check out the products below for quick and easy gifts you can give to any member of the family!

Save 47% on Klikel Family Tree Display at Amazon! - If you are looking for a way to use your genealogy research and digitized family photos here is a great idea . . . a metallic family tree display from Klikel. While there are many other companies making similar products, the Klikel line are the BEST in terms of construction, durability, and design. My recommendation is to get the Klikel Family Tree Frame Display with 10 Hanging Picture Photo Frames priced at just $39.99 USD!

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