Getting Started

When you’re thinking about becoming a surrogate, knowing where to start can be the hardest part. Surrogacy is complicated, especially when you are thinking about being a surrogate for the first time — but we’ve got you covered. Below, find the basic information you need to get started, from an overview of the surrogacy process to the requirements for being a surrogate and more.

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The 3 Steps of Becoming a Surrogate and Starting Your Journey

The 3 Steps of Becoming a Surrogate and Starting Your Journey

Thinking, “I want to be a surrogate mother?” You’ve come to the right place. We lay out the process of becoming a surrogate here to help you get started.

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How Does Surrogacy Work? The Six Steps Involved

How Does Surrogacy Work? The Six Steps Involved

The first thing that prospective surrogates should learn is how surrogacy works — and what the surrogacy process will look like for them. Read about it here.

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7 Questions to Ask if You’re Considering Being a Surrogate

7 Questions to Ask if You’re Considering Being a Surrogate

Is surrogacy right for me? Should I become a surrogate? These are common questions from those considering being a surrogate. Here are few more to help you decide.

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What are the Requirements to Become a Surrogate Mother?

What are the Requirements to Become a Surrogate Mother?

If you’re asking, “Can I be a surrogate mother?” it’s important to understand what the requirements for surrogacy are to make the best choice for you.

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What is it Like to Be a Surrogate Mother?

What is it Like to Be a Surrogate Mother?

What do surrogate mothers go through? How does it feel to be a surrogate mother? Find the answers to these and more as you learn about what to expect.

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How Does Surrogate Mother Compensation Work?

How Does Surrogate Mother Compensation Work?

Many women wonder, “How much do surrogates get paid?” Learn the answer to that question as well as how to find the best surrogate compensation for you.

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The Pros and Cons of Surrogacy: Deciding What’s Right for You

The Pros and Cons of Surrogacy: Deciding What’s Right for You

What are the pros and cons of surrogacy, and how can they help you decide whether to become a surrogate? Consider these reasons for surrogacy before starting.

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Surrogate Mother vs. Gestational Carrier: What’s the Big Deal?

Surrogate Mother vs. Gestational Carrier: What’s the Big Deal?

Today more than ever, using the proper language is important — and gestational surrogacy is no exception. Although this family-building process has been around for decades, there’s still a lot of confusion when it comes to exactly what surrogacy involves. Unfortunate, wildly incorrect myths about the process and the people involved continue to permeate our...

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6 Ways to Be a Good Surrogate Mother

6 Ways to Be a Good Surrogate Mother

If you’re thinking about gestational surrogacy, you may already have all the qualities of a good surrogate mother — but do you really know how to be a good surrogate, especially if this is your first journey? We’re here to help. While what makes a good surrogate mother can vary from person to person, there...

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