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Category: Genealogy Sites (AKA Family Tree Websites)
Website: http://www.jewishgen.org



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5 REVIEWS AVAILABLE
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Last update from Magda
26 March 2018
Reviewer: Magda from Georgia USA

12 of 22 people found this review helpful

JewishGen received money from credit card company. No Value added services were ever forthcoming. In fact, there was no contact from them at all concerning this problem. They got the money, a lot of ill will and lost the chance for a full paying subscriber(or subscribers).

In summary, I would not recommend Jewish Gen to a friend.



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19 February 2018
Reviewer: Magda from Georgia USA

11 of 21 people found this review helpful

Never did have a contact from the company. They did tell the credit card company that I had made a donation, nothing more. I will never recommend them to anyone. It was a not as advertised at all. I am most displeased and unhappy with this company. They will never get another dime, pfennig or shekel from me.

In summary, I would not recommend Jewish Gen to a friend.



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Very disappointed
28 December 2017
Reviewer: Magda from Georgia USA

12 of 24 people found this review helpful

I tried to take advantage of a cyber Monday special.

I was told at that time"AS A SPECIAL INCENTIVE FOR TODAY ONLY, ALL GIFTS OF $50 OR MORE WILL QUALIFY FOR VALUE ADDED SERVICES.

A 50% DISCOUNT!

This means that for less than $5.00 per month - less than the cost of a Netflix subscription - you can help an important cause that is making an impact on countless lives throughout the Jewish community."

I received nothing but more pleas for donations. I tried to contact the company twice and ...I am still waiting.

I will admit that they helped me find some of my relatives from Slovakia, but I was really hoping to be able to use the extra data bases.

I have had the payment clear, but nothing from the company to indicate that I will be able to use the extra items.
Not happy with the experience.

I did not use technical support, so can not say much about it.

As a paying customer, no I would not try it again. As someone trying to search out data this is a place to start.

In summary, I would recommend Jewish Gen to a friend.



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Not impressed with lies
11 November 2017
Reviewer: Mona from Australia

12 of 23 people found this review helpful

They claim that information is freely available but ...
when you actually make a specific enquiry, they insist on a minimum $100 contribution. Yearly.
How is that free?

In summary, I would not recommend Jewish Gen to a friend.



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It's not free
19 October 2013
Reviewer: Max from Brooklyn, NY, USA

93 of 177 people found this review helpful

It's a great resource but it is not free. Costs $100 a year to get any deep information.

In summary, I would recommend Jewish Gen to a friend.



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