AncestryDNA: 10 Tips for working with your AncestryDNA matches

AncestryDNA: 10 Tips for working with your AncestryDNA matches

Did you buy an AncestryDNA test kit recently? Or have you been looking at your results feeling overwhelmed because you don’t know what to do with them? Or worse – have you not looked at your results because you looked at them once and got a little unnerved...
What is genetic genealogy?

What is genetic genealogy?

So, what is Genetic Genealogy then?   I realised recently that I’d missed something quite crucial when I started this website up.  I’ve never explained what genetic genealogy actually is.  I realise lots of my readers are familiar with what genetic genealogy is...
Privacy DNA & Gedmatch: What you need to know

Privacy DNA & Gedmatch: What you need to know

Privacy, DNA & Gedmatch – What you need to know, and why I believe you should upload your DNA to Gedmatch. DNA testing and Privacy – 101 There is a lot of discussion about DNA testing and Privacy lately, and rightly so.  You should understand what can...
ALERT! Black Friday Ancestry DNA LOWEST PRICE EVER!

ALERT! Black Friday Ancestry DNA LOWEST PRICE EVER!

Update – All DNA Black Friday deals! I’ve now updated this post with all offers I could find.  Just to be clear, all these links are affiliate links that help support this site – if that’s not your thing, just google the company you want to...
DNA Testing – the full lowdown

DNA Testing – the full lowdown

Welcome to the first in a more in-depth series about DNA testing.  Today’s topic will give you a little more information about the types of different test, and a round up of the different test companies, building on the information I gave in my previous post ’10...