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how much would it cost to adopt a baby?

the price adopting a new baby girl would be?

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Asked by Anonymous at 7:29 PM on Jul. 14, 2008 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Anywhere from 0 to $40,000.

    Answer by kaycee14 at 7:53 PM on Jul. 14, 2008

  • go to your local dhs office and see if they have any babies up for adoption, it is free that way but you do have to pass background checks and go through some classes. These babies typically come from homes that just can't afford them or younger people who felt they weren't ready.

    Answer by wondermommy5 at 10:57 PM on Jul. 14, 2008

  • It really varies from Free to $45,000 plus travel expenses. Free from social services. Low cost/sliding fee at Catholic Caharities or Lutheran Social Services. $10,000-$15,000 locally, plus other expenses if the birth is not covered or to give a stipend for the mom. Usually around $30,000 or more for international.

    Answer by mommakline at 11:45 PM on Jul. 14, 2008

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