Preparing Financially for Adoption
Everything you need to know about finances and adoption
Navigating the financial aspect of adoption is crucial to the success of your Forever Family. Money can be intimidating and Laura Coleman, AFC® and adoptive mom of 3, wants to help other couples avoid costly financial mistakes during the adoption process.
During this course you will be able to develop a successful Money Date, create a spending plan to help you plug leaks in personal spending, plan an adoption budget, write a successful grant, develop and run a fundraiser, know what questions to ask your CPA about adoption, organize your financial documents, prepare financially for the home study, develop a plan for after the kids, understand borrowing money, discover money saving tips for travel for ICPC, and staying organized with your finances during your entire adoption process.
Laura Coleman is an Accredited Financial Counselor with 19 years in the financial industry. She has a Bachelor's in Family and Consumer Science. After experiencing fertility and adoption first hand, she decided to create a niche by preparing couples financially for adoption and fertility. She began her private practice, Family Money Coaching in August 2018. She brings financial knowledge, enthusiasm, and determination to her private practice and podcast to help couples find the money and understand the financial benefits/implications of adoption and fertility.