Two Solutions for FTM

It was announced at the end of last year that Ancestry.com would stop selling Family Tree Maker (FTM) software. That sent some people into a panic as it is the only genealogy software that they have ever used. Then it was announced that FTM was sold to MacKiev who had  been writing the MAC version …

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FTM Updates

Remember that I said “don’t panic” when Ancestry announced that they would retire Family Tree Maker? In the last 24 hours there have been some major updates. First, Family Tree Maker has been sold to Software Mackiev. They are the company that made the Mac version of FTM for Ancestry over 6 years. They will …

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Bye Bye FTM

You probably have already heard that Ancestry.com has decided to discontinue their Family Tree Maker genealogy software. This is the official announcement. They will stop selling the software at the end of 2015 and stop supporting it at the end of 2016. The online trees will NOT be effected and you will be able to …

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Genealogy Software Bargains

When people ask me what genealogy software they should buy, I always tell them they should download the trial versions of Legacy and RootsMagic and see which one they like best before buying. Both of those genealogy software are on sale. Legacy Family Tree 8 is half price for today only. Regular price is $39.95 …

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