How much does an adoption cost? The average cost of an adoption is $30,000 maybe even up to $50,000 and is billion dollar business. The price of a newborn baby runs to tens of thousands. covering the costs of agencies, legal fees, and covering the costs of the mother. Louis Theroux meets a family paying out huge amounts of money in the hope to adopt.
Adopters (who already paid $50,000), “If she changes her mind we get like 10 or like nothing. I guess we have to hope and pray that they won’t change their mind.”
Mother of child, “Why won’t you leave me alone so I can enjoy my new baby? You guys are ruining this for me.”
Louis Theroux meets a family paying out huge amounts of money in the hope to adopt. But it's a system open to abuse.
Posted by BBC Three on Friday, November 23, 2018