This depends on your goals.
Family Tree DNA’s Paternal Ancestry test
If you simply want to get over a brick wall in the 1800s, or take the first step to what will hopefully become the Big Y 700, then we’ll recommend FTDNA’s 111-marker test.
FTDNA’s Family Ancestry test
This is a great test for females who are looking for matches in the last 5 generations.
FTDNA’s Family Ancestry + myDNA Wellness
Looking to know more about your female ancestry? This is the one.
If you’re a male who wants to know all the information that 700 STRs and 200,000 SNPs can give you, there’s nothing else on the market like the Big Y-700.
Big Y 700
This is the best test for those family members who want to find matches back to the Middle Ages and even before that.
NOTE: Family Tree DNA has many sales throughout the year. Danny and I will keep you informed.