Preparing for IVF or adoption
Whether you’re planning to adopt or start in vitro fertilization, preparing for the journey is essential.
The path to parenthood is unique for all. Adoption and in vitro fertilization can involve particularly difficult financial and emotional decisions, so we’ve laid the groundwork to help guide your next steps.
Preparing for IVF: How much does IVF cost?
In addition to the cost of doctor visits, there are a slew of other IVF expenses you might face while pursuing in vitro fertilization. Additional health screenings, tests, consultations with specialists and prescription medications can all come into play throughout the process. These costs might increase if you do multiple rounds of IVF.
Preparing for adoption: How much does adoption cost?
If you’re considering adoption, you probably already know about standard adoption expenses and fees — but those aren’t the only costs to consider as you begin planning. Agency fees, home assessments, court costs or legal fees, counseling and travel are often a standard part of adopting a child.
Tips for preparing for IVF or adoption
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