Well I received word today that I won! Granted, it was a random drawing, but I think the random gods just felt sorry for me. I'm lucky the library police didn't confiscate my degree for operating with a duct-tape backup system. Now I'm going streamlined!
Thank you Geneabloggers.com and Novosoft LLC (makers of Handy Backup).
2010 is already better than 2009.