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Some egg donor agencies advertise $275,000 paychecks on social media - but the rigorous process is a far cry from making a 'quick buck'

3 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Brigitte Adams looks at an ultrasound of her pregnancy at the Center for Fetal Medicine in Los Angeles, CA. After her own frozen eggs failed, she is pregnant with a donor egg and donor sperm. Carolyn Van Houten/The Washington Post via Getty Images
Egg donor advertisements tout life-changing paychecks of up to $275,000 on social media.
But agencies and donors both agree that the process should not be confused as an easy way to make money.
From giving yourself hormone shots to rigorous testing, here's what it's like to be an egg donor.
The complex nature of the egg donation business is baked...
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