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Best DNA Ancestry Test 2017: 23andMe vs Ancestry vs FTDNA vs Geno 2.0

 

DNA strand: Best DNA Ancestry Test

Who are you? Where did your ancestors come from? Do you have relatives that you never knew about? These are some of life’s biggest mysteries, and thanks to scientific breakthroughs over the last few years, you can now fill in more of your ancestry puzzle than ever before. Yes, we’re talking about the magic of DNA testing, which has added an exciting element to tracing your family’s roots. How? Through a home DNA test that you can order online, easily administer yourself and send in to get your individual genealogy DNA tested. Here, we examine just what these at home DNA tests involve, the kind of information you can learn, and which is the best DNA ancestry test for your personal needs…

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Best Humidor For Cigars by Type and Budget

Humidor and box of cigars

I returned home from a trip to Cuba in early 2017 with a bag full of Cuban Cigars. Since I only smoke them on special occasions (or give them as gifts), I wasn’t going to use them right away, so I put them in the pantry in a zip lock bag. That is, until I come to find out that doing so was big mistake. Why? Cigars need to be kept at a certain humidity level or else they’ll lose their flavor. What a waste it would be to let my precious cargo get spoiled! So, how do you keep them at a proper, consistent level of humidity? A Humidor. I did some research looking for humidors, and want to share my findings with fellow aspiring cigar aficionados. Read on to learn more about humidors, how they work, what to look for, and our top picks…

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Discover Your Roots: Ancestry.com Review

Discover Your Roots: Ancestry.com Review

Ever wonder what mysteries lurk within your family tree? You might be surprised at what you can dig up about your roots and how fun Ancestry.com makes genealogy research. The most well-known genealogy website, Ancestry.com lives up to its high-profile reputation. This company placed first in our best genealogy software online comparison review and second in our best DNA ancestry test comparison review…

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AncestryDNA Test Reviews: Want to Find DNA Family Matches?

Old family photo

Are you interested in having your DNA tested to find answers to your family’s lineage? The AncestryDNA test can give you a breakdown of regions in the world where your ancestors lived, help connect you with living relatives and assist you in filling in your family tree. Ancestry.com is the most popular genealogical research tool online, and its DNA testing service merits serious consideration. AncestryDNA is our number two pick as the best DNA ancestry test. Check out our AncestryDNA test reviews to see how this autosomal DNA test can help you uncover your heritage…

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How Does DNA Testing Work, Why Get Tested?

Microscope: DNA Testing 101:

When most of us think of DNA, we picture crime scenes from TV shows like “CSI” or a homicide trial in which DNA evidence convicts a killer. Forensic testing aside, there are also many practical applications for DNA testing. And more people are getting their DNA tested now than ever before, thanks to scientific advances and the growing popularity of at-home DNA testing kits. What are some of the reasons for DNA testing? And just how does DNA testing work? We’ll help you unravel the mystery of DNA testing…

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uBiome Review: What Does Your Gut Have to Say About You?

Petry dish

Do you suffer from chronic intestinal problems or wonder how healthy your digestive tract is? The wonders of science can now shed some light on what’s living inside your gut. You probably know that a host of microorganisms inhibits our digestive tracts. Many of these microbes are beneficial; some aren’t. But genetic sequencing tests like uBiome’s Gut Explorer and SmartGut can give you a breakdown of some of your intestinal microbes — and whether they fall within normal ranges. Read our uBiome review to get all the information you need about “gut testing” and how uBiome’s products work…

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Restore For Gut Health Reviews: The Solution to Your Stomach Issues?

Bottle of Restore outside

Restore is a supplement that claims to improve your gut and digestive health. It relieves heartburn, leaky gut, alleviates gluten intolerance and restores the immune system. This scientific drink can be overwhelming to learn about, but we’re going to do our best to explain how this drink works in an easy to digest (pun intended) article. Read our Restore4Life Reviews to improve gut health with the help of this Restore probiotic-like drink…

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Becoming a Lyft or Uber Driver in Chicago

Cars on road in Chicago downtown

I’ve visited Chicago a few times, but it was before Uber and Lyft were a thing. I was faced with hailing a cab and paying a ridiculously high rate to go a short distance. I quickly learned that I preferred to walk the mile or two instead of spending all my money on rides. If Uber or Lyft were around when I visited, I would’ve definitely taken advantage of them. I’m not the only rider who feels this way either — many people are switching from cabs to ridesharing. Uber and Lyft have both seen vast increases in the number of drivers needed for Chi-Town…

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Travel Insurance Reviews: World Nomads vs Travel Guard vs Allianz vs Travelex vs Generali & More!

Luggage and passports: Travel Insurance Reviews

You’ve been saving for years to take that once-in-a-lifetime, dream vacation; you’re all booked and can’t wait for your big trip. It’s going to be a perfect escape — a week in a tropical paradise, Paris, or Peru. But what if reality rears its unfortunate head? Stuff happens when you least expect it, and you’re not immune just because you’re traveling. Whether you have to cancel your trip altogether or disaster strikes while you’re on vacation, travel insurance can help save you from an utter financial loss — or an even larger financial burden. Our travel insurance reviews will help you sort through all of your options to see which providers are right for you….

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Becoming a Lyft or Uber Driver in Los Angeles

Inside car driving in LA

Speaking from personal experience, driving in Los Angeles is overwhelming, congested and frustrating. When I lived there, I took full advantage of opportunities where others drove me from point A to point B, and that included ride hailing services. If you are familiar with the area and have access to a vehicle, driving for Lyft or Uber is a great opportunity to increase your earnings and meet new people…

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Solar Eclipse vs Lunar Eclipse: Are You Ready for the Next One?

Solar eclipse in the sky

Do you want to watch one of the coolest and rarest sights ever? Solar and lunar eclipses are known for their uniqueness and the awe they bring to people around the world. But do you know the difference (beyond the obvious) between a lunar eclipse vs solar eclipse? In this article, we’ll discuss the differences and similarities between solar and lunar eclipses. We also let you know how to safely view the upcoming solar eclipse…

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Best Beer of the Month Club: Which Hops Shop Comes Out on Top?

Are you a beer enthusiast who’s tired of your same old local store offerings? Fortunately, microbrewing is a booming — and very trendy — business these days. New breweries are popping up all over the U.S. and the world every day. Thanks to a batch of online beer subscriptions, you can sample some of the best new beers before they hit the market and maybe even a few that are not available in your local bottle shop. Check out our best beer of the month club reviews to see which monthly beer subscription can satisfy your thirst for new brews…

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How to Become a Lyft or Uber Driver in Toronto

Cars on road in Toronto

Toronto is the most popular tourist destination in Canada, welcoming more than 40 million visitors every year. More than likely, those tourists need rides around the city and surrounding area to popular attractions. That’s where you come into play. If you drive for Uber Toronto you could meet countless new people and make money along the way…

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Living DNA Review: Discover Your Family Heritage

Living DNA test

Did you that know a simple swab of your cheek can reveal where your genetic ancestors came from thousands of years ago? Sitting inside your mouth is data that can provide insight into who you are and where you’re from. Thanks to Living DNA’s ancestry test, I found answers and discovered more about my past and genetic heritage than I ever thought possible. You can too! And it’s more affordable and easier than you may think. Read on to learn how you can start digging deeper into your family history with our Living DNA ancestry review (along with our firsthand experience testing of the kit)…

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How to Become a Lyft or Uber Driver in NYC

New York City traffic

New York City is a popular tourist destination, and most of those visitors don’t have a vehicle in the city, are confused with public transit, or aren’t comfortable driving themselves. Many residents don’t own their own automobiles either. This is why New York Uber drivers and Lyft drivers are in high demand. If you’re curious about driving in NYC, be sure to read these tips to maximize your earning potential…

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