The cost of adoption in the US varies by type of adoption. Adoptive parents choosing domestic infant adoption or international adoption are often surprised by the cost and wonder how the average person can afford to adopt. Options are available in addition to seeking out adoption grants or loans or fundraising. The adoption tax credit can also help people afford to adopt.
If you are struggling with how to afford adoption, Creating a Family has many resources to help. A few we think you will find particularly helpful are:
- Saving Money for Adoption the Dave Ramsey Way (1 hr radio interview with Dave Ramsey representative)
- Adopting Without Going into Debt (1 hr radio interview with experts)
- 9 Ways an Average Person Can Pay for Adopting a Child (fact sheet)
Many more Creating a Family radio interviews with experts, videos, blogs, fact sheets, and Q and A’s with Experts on affording adoption can be found at the icons below.
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