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Cord Blood Banking...

Does anyone know how much it costs to have cord blood stored?

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LuvMySavage

Asked by LuvMySavage at 4:26 PM on Aug. 8, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • Ask your ob they can give you all the info you need. Good luck.
    zadesmom1998

    Answer by zadesmom1998 at 4:29 PM on Aug. 8, 2010

  • We been banking with Viacord since 2002. THEN it was a new concept and I believe it cost $1000 for the initial collection for my 1st son, and when my second came along in 2003 it was $1200. Then we pay roughly $95 per year for storage. I think at the time the frost 3 years storage was free.

    They also offer discounts when you pay for multiple year storage. We pay in 5 year increments.
    LoriKeet

    Answer by LoriKeet at 4:31 PM on Aug. 8, 2010

  • Average cost is upwards of 2500 dollars now.
    vbruno

    Answer by vbruno at 7:08 PM on Aug. 8, 2010

  • The yearly upkeep is now about 150.
    vbruno

    Answer by vbruno at 7:09 PM on Aug. 8, 2010

  • I am not sure what the banking cost is but I believe the upkeep is between 100-150 per year.
    hsmominky

    Answer by hsmominky at 7:25 PM on Aug. 8, 2010

  • It costs a lot. They told me if I donate the cord blood it would be free
    Decker

    Answer by Decker at 1:36 AM on Aug. 9, 2010

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