You can upload your raw data file from other sites to compare with those who tested with FTDNA for free, without paying for transfers. All you have to do is create an account (add name and email) and upload your file!
This goes for the autosomal tests taken at ancestry as well.
Other sites you can upload autosomal test files for FREEEE to are:
I have taken an autosomal test with ancestry, and uploaded my results to above mentioned sites. My father was a Duke, and he would be from the I-m170 Ydna group. That is the Duke descendants of John (the Elder) Duke and all his father’s and grandfather’s from Isle of Wight, VA.
If anyone wants to contact or compare with me, I’m happy to facilitate that.