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
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,
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
Financial Tips for Parents Considering Surrogacy
By Haley Longman Much like purchasing a house or buying a car, gestational surrogacy is a big and exciting financial investment for your future. And of course, how to pay
Raise Your Voice: Getting Involved in National Infertility Awareness Week
Every day, countless individuals and couples dealing with infertility or undergoing fertility treatments do so in silence and often feel alone in their struggle; speaking out about their experience can
Surrogacy vs. Adoption — What’s Best For My Family?
By Haley Longman If you’re a prospective parent trying to grow your family, you’ve undeniably asked yourself if surrogacy or adoption is a better option for you. Both surrogacy and adoption are
The Breakdown of Payment and Compensation for Surrogates
By Haley Longman If you’re considering becoming a surrogate or a gestational carrier, there are many things you may be asking yourself, the biggest one likely being “is surrogacy right
Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for Surrogate Mothers
Valentine’s Day is undeniably one of the most iconic gift-giving holidays celebrated in the US. Candy hearts, rose bouquets, extravagant jewelry, cute stuffed animals – there is no shortage of