Probably the biggest mistake that beginners make when searching their ancestry for free is using the word "Free" as a search term. It is better to use terminology such as "free access vital record" or "no cost genealogy".
For help signing in to your account, see Signing in to and out of Your Ancestry Account. Enter your billing information and click Proceed to checkout. Review your information and click Order now. Explore Ancestry! Canceling a free trial To avoid being charged, cancel your free trial within two weeks of the date your trial begins. Click the button beside a pricing plan to select it, and then click Start Free Trial. On the next page, you will set up your basic account information.
On the next screen, you'll have to select your payment information. If you have a subscription that has a billing period that is longer than one month, you may be entitled to a refund. To be eligible, you must cancel your membership during the first 30 days of your subscription period. According to Ancestry Customer Support, the likely cause is that the customer has another Ancestry account. The user should call the phone number provided above, and a representative will help them locate the double account and sort the issue.
Yes, once you start your subscription period, Ancestry will start auto-renewing your membership every term. If you cancel your free trial before it expires, you will not be charged a fee, and your account will be deactivated. As soon as the free trial ends, you will become a paying member. The company will not notify you when this happens. They will only notify you in advance if there are any changes to the fee amounts.