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Ancestry To Introduce all BMD from 1837 to date (n

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Zoe

Zoe Report 17 Jan 2006 17:22

Well I'm gonna stay up till midnight to see if its on then! Even when you are on a trail can you get the new things?? Zoe

Linda G

Linda G Report 17 Jan 2006 17:18

What's all this about upgrading?. I just renewed my yearly membership in December and was charged on my bank statement £66.66 Won't I get all the new info. automatically? Getting worried now lol UPDATE... Just phoned them and I have the right package. Phew

Oddball2

Oddball2 Report 17 Jan 2006 14:13

Thanks Pam Steve from Somerset

Llamedos Pam

Llamedos Pam Report 17 Jan 2006 13:56

Just wanted to make sure i had upgraded which I had as I am a techno phobic and always press the wrong buttons and get things wrong, so I just phoned them to make sure Regards Pam Steve I phoned 0800 4049 7232 Pam

Oddball2

Oddball2 Report 17 Jan 2006 13:56

Hi i upgraded to deluxe on 12 Jan.During the process it failed and told me to try again later.Two days later,i find out that i have joined deluxe but still have my ordinary ancestry no refund!!no answer to my three e-mails either!!Has any body got the 0800 number for ancestry,thanks Steve from Somerset

Nikki

Nikki Report 17 Jan 2006 13:35

Pam When you say your account is ready for tomorrow, what do you mean? Should I be doing something in advance to ensure I can see the full BMD? Nikki

Llamedos Pam

Llamedos Pam Report 17 Jan 2006 13:16

After reading some of the replies I thought I would check that my account is all set for tomorrow so phoned Ancestry and yes I'm all ready to go and so I asked this very nice guy is it true that the full BMD index is going on line tomorrow and his answer was YES , he also said that there would be lots of new things coming on line, so its seems there is lots to look forward to.

Paul

Paul Report 17 Jan 2006 13:15

Hi Zoe Thanks for the update. So was this a PR from MyFamily Inc ? Cheers...P

Zoe

Zoe Report 17 Jan 2006 11:40

Paula The original message contains the relevant text - the other bits of the press release are all contact details and who's in chareg of what stuff that I can't really post on a public forum Zoe

Paul

Paul Report 17 Jan 2006 11:28

Hi Has anyoine posted the actual press release on GR? Or is there a link to the actual text ? Cheers...P

Kate

Kate Report 17 Jan 2006 10:51

No way am I doing that because if it is available at midnight I would find myself staying up all night searching it!! But anyway, we don't really know if it will be going up at midnight, do we? Kate.

Zoe

Zoe Report 17 Jan 2006 10:43

okay - who's going to volunteer to stay up until midnight and let us all know what the new index is all about? I can't I'm afraid as I have to get up for work at 5.30 - so I'll do the 7.45am check when I get into work if theres no news before then Z xx

Kaz

Kaz Report 16 Jan 2006 22:31

Have been following the thread, unsure whether to upgrade or not. I renewed my membership at the end of last November. But I have just gone and done it, the refund is 52.45. Hope now that it will be worth it!! Karen

Suein10b

Suein10b Report 16 Jan 2006 21:24

I upgraded to ancestry uk deluxe yesterday with 2 weeks left on my subscription. due to run out 31st Jan Annual Subscription Fee: £59.53 Postage & Packaging: £0.00 Total Before VAT: £59.53 VAT: £10.42 Total Due Today: £69.95 Those 2 weeks were added to you new subscription which runs until 14 Feb 2007 Sue

Alan

Alan Report 16 Jan 2006 21:16

That's probably my best option, thanks Tracy.

☼ Orangeblossom ☼ - Tracy

☼ Orangeblossom ☼ - Tracy Report 16 Jan 2006 20:49

I'd wait and see Alan. They may offer you a discount if you renew.

Andrew

Andrew Report 16 Jan 2006 20:42

Damm... I just brought units last night as well,been waiting a while for ancestry to do this

Alan

Alan Report 16 Jan 2006 20:42

I am subscribed to the 'Annual UK & Ireland Records Collection' which is due to expire on the 22nd of January, what is the best option for me then. Should I wait and see what they say in the e-mail or should I upgrade now to the 'Annual UK Deluxe Membership' one now ??

☼ Orangeblossom ☼ - Tracy

☼ Orangeblossom ☼ - Tracy Report 16 Jan 2006 20:15

From a message earlier in this thread, no-one will need to upgrade their subscriptions on Ancestry (unless it's one of the very early ones that was replaced last year, in which case I'd email them to check) I will not be changin my subscription until it is due for renewal, and even then it will be under duress. I am subscribed through the US site as, with the exchange rate, it worked out cheaper. When I'm due for renewal, they'll probably want to charge me $300 for the priviledge. I don't think so! lol

Jeans Reunited

Jeans Reunited Report 16 Jan 2006 20:03

Debs derr! Didn't click right option. Now says £37 refund and then pay £70 thanks Claire