Why Are Queer Parents Still Paying for Second-Parent Adoption?
Second-parent adoption, also known as co-parent adoption, confirmative adoption, or step-parent adoption, is intrusive and expensive. Why are so many LGBTQ+ couples still forced to do it?
5 Ways Teaching Kids About Money is Different in a Queer Household
LGBTQ+ parents and kids need a different financial education that our heterosexual and gender-normative counterparts. Here's what to teach kids about money in queer families.
What I Wish My Hetero Mom & Dad Had Taught Me About Parenting & Money
LGBTQ+ couples reveal the financial advice they wish they had received growing up with their own (heterosexual) parents-and their top tips for moving beyond the fear that you can't afford to be a parent.
How to Avoid Financial Risk When Buying Sperm
Artificial insemination costs are unfairly high for prospective LGBTQ+ (or hetero solo-by-choice) parents. That said, there are a few steps you can take to avoid financial risk when buying sperm.
Queer Parents Are Over-Charged for IVF-Here's How to Be Prepared
Queer people are already underpaid and experience greater unemployment rates than heterosexual individuals. The fact that insurance won't cover any fertility treatments for LGBTQ+ parents just makes family-planning even more difficult-and costly.
What Does the Gay Wage Gap Mean for LGBTQ+ Families?
Gay marriage equality can only do so much when a wage gap persists for LGBTQ+ earners-many of whom are parents.