Today’s Genealogy Bargains – Wednesday, January 16th, 2019
UPDATED 6:00 am CST, Wednesday, January 16th, 2019
NEW Genealogy Bargains
- NEW! Amazon: Save 41% on Western Digital 4TB Black My Passport Portable External Hard Drive – USB 3.0. Regularly $159.99 USD, now just $94.99 USD! – LINK
- NEW! Family Tree Magazine: Save 82% on DNA Next Steps Research Collection from Family Tree Magazine! Regularly $389.93 USD, now just $69.99 USD! – LINK
- NEW! Newspapers.com: Save 37% on Newspaper.com Publishers EXTRA 6-month subscription! Regularly $119.40 USD, now just $74.50 USD! – LINK
Genealogy Bargains Categories
- DNA Test Kits
- Books for Family Historians
- Educational Webinars and Online Courses
- Genealogy Subscription Websites
- Photo Organization and Preservation
- Genealogy Software and Technology
- Give the Gift of Family History
DNA test kit prices have settled down with no real deep discounts – except on Groupon where some good deals can still be had!
- EXTENDED! MyHeritage: Get MyHeritage DNA for just $69 USD during the MyHeritage New Year Sale! PLUS get FREE SHIPPING when you purchase 2 or more kits! Sale valid through Monday, January 21st – LINK
- Amazon: FREE SHIPPING for Amazon Prime Members on DNA test kits including 23andMe, AncestryDNA, Family Tree DNA, Living DNA and MyHeritage DNA.
- AncestryDNA US: Get the world’s most popular DNA test kit – AncestryDNA – for just $99 USD – LINK
- AncestryDNA UK: Get the world’s most popular DNA test kit – AncestryDNA – for just £79 – LINK
- Family Tree DNA: Family Finder DNA test kit – autosomal DNA test similar to AncestryDNA – just $79 USD – LINK
- Helix DNA / National Geographic: Save 40% on Geno 2.0 DNA test kit, regularly $99.95 USD, now just $59.99 USD via Groupon – LINK
- Vitagene: Save up to 40% on Health Reports at Vitagene. Use your DNA test data from 23andMe, AncestryDNA and MyHeritage DNA! Click HERE to read my recent review! Health Report for diet, fitness & supplementation. Regularly $49 USD, now just $29 USD.
- NEW! Family Tree Magazine: Save 82% on DNA Next Steps Research Collection from Family Tree Magazine! “Discover the answers to your family history mysteries using the most-cutting edge tool available, DNA testing! Get the key resources that will help you unlock your DNA test results to expand your family tree with this exclusive collection containing SEVEN resources. Learn how to understand ethnicity estimates, triangulation, haplogroup designations, use third-party tools like GEDmatch, and much more with this collection! Don’t wait, start unpuzzling your DNA and expand your family tree today!” Regularly $389.93 USD, now just $69.99 USD*! – LINK
*Advertised price valid through 1/31 or while supplies last.
- Amazon: Save 19% on Professional Genealogy: Preparation, Practice & Standards edited by Elizabeth Shown Mills. Regularly $59.95, now just $48.76 USD, plus get FREE SHIPPING if you have an Amazon Prime membership. Click HERE to shop – via Amazon
- Amazon: Save 50% on Organize Your Genealogy: Strategies and Solutions for Every Researcher – Regularly $25.99 USD for the print version, Amazon Kindle version just $12.99 USD! – LINK
- Amazon: Save up to 90% on The Family Tree Toolkit: A Comprehensive Guide to Uncovering Your Ancestry and Researching Genealogy by Kenyatta Berry! Regular print price is $19.99 USD, Amazon Kindle price is just $1.99 USD! – LINK
- Amazon: Save 80% on World War I Genealogy Research Guide: Tracing American Military and Non-Combatant Ancestors! Regularly $14.99 USD print version, get the Amazon Kindle version for just $2.99 USD! – LINK
- Amazon: Save 90% on The Family Tree Guide to DNA Testing and Genetic Genealogy by Blaine Bettinger. “See what genetic testing for ancestry can do for you. This ebook discusses how to use DNA testing in genealogy, from selecting the best test to interpreting your DNA test results and branching out your genealogical family tree.” – LINK
- Hack Genealogy: Save 30% on Getting Started with DNA and Genealogy Boot Camp! Register BEFORE Friday, January 18th for this ONLINE event on Saturday, January 19th with DNA expert Mary Eberle and moderated by Thomas MacEntee and save $8 USD! Regularly $25.99 USD, now just $17.99 USD! – LINK
- Legacy Family Tree Webinars: FREE WEBINAR! What Would You Do If You Had Five Days in Washington, DC? presented by Pamela Boyer Sayre, CG, CGL, Wednesday, January 16th, 2019, 7:00 pm Central – “When you have mined web sources for records in Washington, DC, and your appetite has been whetted for a trip to see for yourself the vast array of repositories and sources available there, how will you plan your trip to make the most of the time available? This class presents a plan for an actual research trip to DC and suggestions about transportation, lodging, and other practical matters.” Click HERE to register for FREE via Legacy Family Tree Webinars
- Legacy Family Tree: Save 15% on a Legacy Family Tree Webinars Annual Membership! Regularly $49.95, pay just $42.46 when you use promo code thomas15 at checkout.
- NEW! Newspapers.com: Right now, Newspapers.com has an amazing offer if you use historical newspapers as part of your genealogy research! Get the Publishers Extra version of Newspapers.com for a six-month period for just $74.90 USD! The regular price is $119.40 USD and this is a savings of 37% off that price – LINK
- Fold3: Save 40% during Fold3 12th Anniversary Sale! “Get access to everything on Fold3 – over 537 MILLION records – including many military records you won’t find elsewhere online.” A one-year subscription, regularly $79.95 USD, is just $47.95 USD – that’s only $3.99 a month! – LINK
*NOTE: Offer available for new Fold3 subscribers only and not for renewal of current subscriptions. Billed in one payment of $47.95 for a one-year subscription. Your subscription will automatically renew at list price after the introductory 1-year offer. Offer valid through January 31st, 2019.
- Picture Keeper: Save up to 72% on Picture Keeper! Picture Keeper is an amazing device that looks like a simple USB flash drive but it is so much more. Yes, you could buy a cheap flash drive and take the DIY approach but Picture Keeper has an automated system of making sure ALL of your photos are backed up! Right now you can get the 8GB Picture Keeper with 4,000-Photo Capacity, regularly $59.99 USD, for just $16.99 USD! Sale prices also apply to the 4GB, 16GB and 32GB sizes. Sale valid through January 17th – LINK
- iDrive: 90% off iDrive automatic online backup! Regularly $69.50 USD per year, you get the first year of 2TB cloud storage for just $6.95 USD! 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!
- NEW! Amazon: Save 41% on Western Digital 4TB Black My Passport Portable External Hard Drive – USB 3.0. “The My Passport portable hard drive is trusted to store the massive amounts of photos, videos and music you love. Available in an array of vibrant, fun colors, the sleek style fits comfortably in the palm of your hand, so you can easily take your treasured content everywhere you go.” Regularly $159.99 USD, now just $94.99 USD! – LINK
- Amazon: Save 25% on Seagate Expansion 4TB Portable External Hard Drive USB 3.0. “Windows computers tend to perform better when their internal drives aren’t filled to the brim. That’s why Expansion Portable is here to help. Transfer, backup, and give that desktop or laptop the space it needs. Fast USB connectivity and drag-and-drop style make the whole process a no brainer.” – Regularly $119.99 USD, now just $89.99 USD – LINK
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!
- Amazon: Special price on Philip Whitney Metal Family Tree Picture Frames with 10 Hanging Photo Frames – a great gift! Only $38.99 USD! Also available in 6 frame configuration and with extra frames – LINK
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