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Adoption Cost Considerations for Dads To Be


Costs of Adoption for LGBTQ Dads

The cost to adopt a child ranges from free up to $70,000. It’s difficult to predict the exact outlay you may face to build your family through adoption because each situation is unique. There are, however, some general ranges that may be helpful.

Costs by Type of Adoption

Factors that Influence Cost

Where Does the Money Go?

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