Adoptive Parents Answer How They Afforded Adoption

It’s a well-known fact that adoption can be expensive. How does a parent or a couple make adoption financially possible? How much does adoption cost? The answers are varied. Cost varies depending on the type of adoption taking place: international or domestic; foster adoption; adoption of a family member; private adoption or agency adoption. There are many choices and the cost varies. But there is a cost. This panel discusses the ways finances have worked out;  Some choose to borrow money, some save for years, some fundraise. There are a variety of ways to make adoption work financially.