Celebrate your father and all that he has given you…including your DNA! Ancestry and Family Tree DNA have some wonderful sales going on now for Father’s Day 2018. Don’t miss this chance to say ‘thanks’ to Dad!
DNA Test Kits on Sale at Ancestry.com
Ancestry.com sells an autosomal DNA test kit that is perfect for starting your DNA journey. An autosomal test gives you an overview of about 5 generations on both your father’s and mother’s lines. This test is usually $99, but now is $69.00 in the U.S. Remember, this price does not include shipping and tax. Sale price ends June 18, 2018.
This test can be taken by males and females. Ancestry’s DNA test gives you cousin matches and an ethnicity breakdown. This is a relatively inexpensive test and it is typically this type of test you see advertised on television commercials and in magazines.To purchase your Ancestry DNA test kit, click here.
DNA Test Kits on Sale at Family Tree DNA
Family Tree DNA is a great company, too. They are the only company that offers the coveted YDNA test giving you information on your paternal line. This test is on sale now for only $129.00. Sale ends June 18, 2018.
The YDNA test can only be taken by a male. This test is used to track the Y chromosome passed from father to son over the generations. It reaches farther back than just 5 or 6 generations. The YDNA test will provide you with your paternal haplogroup, ethnicity, relative matches, and surname history. If a father is in question, this would be a good test for you. To purchase your YDNA test, click here.
So, stop assuming and get that DNA tested! Happy Father’s Day to all you great guys out there!
[Note: The Genealogy Reporter has entered into an affiliate relationship with both Ancestry and Family Tree DNA. Clicking the links provided in this post may result in a commission being paid to The Genealogy Reporter at no additional cost to you.]