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How Can I Prepare To Work With a Gestational Surrogate?

Entering into a surrogacy agreement is a very exciting time for everyone involved. From the intended parent’s point of view, you’re agreeing to place your trust in a gestational surrogate

Melissa Brisman Featured in USA Today

Melissa B. Brisman was featured in USA TODAY on June 30, 2022. Melissa B. Brisman, founder of Reproductive Possibilities and New Jersey-based reproductive lawyer, was recently quoted in a USA

How to Find a Surrogacy Agency You Can Trust

Whether you’re a prospective gestational surrogate or an aspiring intended parent, finding a surrogacy agency that you can trust is a top priority. There’s a good reason why surrogacy is

How Do I Explain Being a Surrogate to My Children?

Becoming a gestational surrogate is a monumental decision. When you become a surrogate, it means that you will perform a remarkable act that will help create families and fulfill the

How to Explain Surrogacy to Family and Friends – from an Intended Parent Perspective

Certain topics of conversation, such as finances, politics, and religion, are well-known by most as topics that you should avoid bringing up in social situations. One topic that isn’t normally

Our Gestational Surrogacy Wishlist

Over the last decade, there have been many positive and progressive changes within the world of gestational surrogacy. As challenges to family-building continue to lessen, it makes it so much

Can You Be a Surrogate Without Having Been Pregnant Before?

For many women, the idea of becoming a surrogate is an exciting, wonderful way to help someone else create the family that they have always dreamed of. Sometimes, these women

What Is it Like to Be a Surrogate?

When first considering whether to become a surrogate (also referred to as a gestational carrier), many women are intrigued by the concept of helping someone achieve their ultimate goal of

Should I Become a Surrogate?

Becoming a surrogate is a unique opportunity for women to do something truly incredible for an individual or couple who dreams of having a family but is unable to on

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Surrogate Compensation Explained

Updated on 08/20/2021 Becoming a gestational surrogate is one of the most giving and selfless things that a woman can do for others. While it is a selfless act, it’s

Considerations for Choosing an IVF Clinic for Your Surrogacy Journey

By G. David Adamson, M.D., Founder and CEO of ARC Fertility Having a child is one of the most important decisions in your life. It impacts your lifestyle, your body,

How Much Does Surrogacy Cost?

The Cost of Surrogacy: Everything You Need to Know

Updated on 07/14/2021 How Much Does Surrogacy Cost? One of our most asked questions is “how much does surrogacy cost?” Understanding the cost of surrogacy is incredibly important when making your

Surrogacy Laws Explained

Surrogacy law is multifaceted, as it depends on the individuals involved: the intended parents (IPs), the gestational carrier (GC), and any gamete donor(s). Surrogacy law varies according to the GC’s

Questions About Becoming an Intended Parent or Surrogate?