The 15 Habits of Highly Frugal Genealogists


Summary Details

Length: 60 minutes

Summary: Who said genealogy and the hunt for your family history has to be expensive? Just as in any other industry, there are some tricks to getting the best deals and bargains in the genealogy marketplace. With The 15 Habits of Highly Frugal Genealogists you’ll learn the tricks and also how to think like a savvy frugal genealogist!

Description: Learn how savvy genealogists are find success with 15 basic habits of frugality. You’ll not only find a list of key resources but more importantly you’ll learn how to embrace the “mind set” of finding the best ways to save money while researching your ancestors.

Audience Level: Beginner

Requirements: Projection for laptop/netbook computer on large screen; internet connection – wired or wireless (preferred in order to show live websites and resources).

Content: 4 page handout


  • Why Genealogy Isn’t Free
  • The Fifteen Habits
  • Be Frugal, Not Foolish
  • How To Create Your Own Frugal Habits
  • Resource List

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