What happens when you're adopted child asks 'how much did I cost?' Guest Sandy Collins, whose daughter was adopted from China, has faced this question. She walks us through the process of overseas adoption and how it differs from the U.S. and the different struggles faced in both options.
What if you have to wait 11 years for a child? And find out why its less expensive, and easier, to adopt from overseas** than here in America. And how to avoid scams and illegal adoptions.
Host Heather Kelly also learned about different support groups for people looking to find new family members like 'Families with Children from China' in Part 2 of "The Cost of Adoption" on Money Making Sense.
**Since this program was recorded, the U.S. Government is making regulatory changes to overseas adoptions, making it more expensive to adopt from another country.