Foreign Couples Heading to America for Surrogate Pregnancies

While babies through surrogacy have become increasingly common in the United States, with celebrities like Elton John, Sarah Jessica Parker and Jimmy Fallon openly discussing how they started a family, the situation is quite different in Portugal — as it is in most of the world where the hiring of a woman to carry a child is forbidden. And as Paulo and João, described in a NY Times article, have discovered, even bringing home a baby born abroad through surrogacy can be complicated.

via Foreign Couples Heading to America for Surrogate Pregnancies – NYTimes.com.

Posted by Lewis J. Saret, Co-General Editor, Wealth Strategies Journal.