How to Get Cash for Your Eggs... Your Sperm ... Your Blood Plasma... Your Hair... and Even Being a Surrogate Mom... While Helping Others to Achieve Their Dreams of Getting Pregnant, Surviving Trauma and Burns, and Covering Bald and Thinning Hair
Selling Yourself for Cash... How Much Do You Get?
"... The human body is a living factory that can manufacture products that no laboratory can recreate. From kidneys to hair, to eggs, sperm and blood, many body parts can be sold through both legal and illegal avenues, and the dollar value increases with the amount of risk involved. For those who cash in, the body can be a source of income that can be tapped again and again. And for those in need of life-saving body parts, the global trade in organs opens a whole new visceral world of ethical and legal issues...." The article touches on surrogacy, egg and sperm donation, blood and plasma donation, and sellling your hair.
Cash for Egg Donors
To give you an idea of what donating human eggs involves, here are a couple of representative fertility clinics who compensate donors for their eggs. There are many others, so check with a fertility clinic database or registry for a fertility clinic near you.
FamilyCreations.net ".... Egg donation with Family Creation's is a rewarding process. Along with the appreciation and gratitude from your recipient's, our donors are rewarded with competitive compensation for fulfilling their donor responsibilities. Egg donation is a very safe and common procedure, performed every day throughout the United States. At Family Creations you will be working with a professional, friendly and compassionate staff with many years of experience in this field. Family Creations seeks prospective donors who are healthy, non-smoking women between the ages of 21 and 29. We accept applications from donors all over the United States. Once you have completed the online application form, you will be contacted with further instructions. Family Creations takes the time to talk with you and educate you about the donation process, so you know exactly what to expect!... Our donors are compensated $6,500.00 for their time and commitment to following through with their egg donor responsibilities. This fee increases by $500.00 upon each successful donation. Egg donors are able to donate up to six times...."
F. Williams Services for People with Diverse Ethnic Backgrounds "... Being an egg donor is in not an easy way to earn a good amount of money. While the compensation of $5000 for first time donors is generous, the process involves an extensive medical and mental examination along with the use of medications. The process of donating is a safe and common procedure, however, it does require a mature and devoted individual. It is our hope to find young women who understand the importance of being a donor and how their decision to donate will assist in helping a couple or single individual to become a parent.... For first time egg donors the compensation is $5000. Compensation for previous and/or proven egg donors can range from $6000-$10,000... The process of donation requires time, responsibility and most of all commitment and dedication. If you are chosen as a Donor, your husband or partner may be required to undergo blood test and you must abstain from relations during the entire process of the donation. Also, please review our donor’s timeline before applying to our services. Becoming a donor can be a wonderful experience, however, you should know exactly what it entails before you embark on this journey...."
For more information about the in vitro fertilization process see also
Donor Egg IVF .
Registries of Fertility Clinics
Attain Fertility® Centers ".... an IntegraMed specialty, is the nation’s largest fertility network, with over 40 practices, 130 locations and 180 Reproductive Endocrinologists in 34 states and the District of Columbia. Nearly one of every four IVF procedures in the U.S. is performed in an Attain Fertility Center..... Since 1983, egg donation has helped women who are unable to conceive with their own eggs, or have no ovaries, or have a history of genetic disease. Egg donors must be healthy and within a specific age range (usually between the ages of 21 and 34, but age requirements may vary by clinic.) The American Society for Reproductive Medicine sets standards and criteria for egg donation programs. The primary benefit to women who donate eggs is knowing that they have helped another woman achieve pregnancy. Egg Donors may be paid for their time and effort...." CLICK HERE for more information about egg donation.
SpermCenter ".... makes it as easy as possible to find the right sperm donor.
We collect and maintain donor lists from sperm banks across the country
and present them all in one place with handy search tools like our Donor
Wizard and Advanced Donor Search....." Find a sperm bank near you.
College Students and Sperm Donors "... College students comprise 90 percent of American sperm donors. Why? They’re smart, cute and virile — everything a would-be mom wants.,,, Those who can make the time and the maximum donation, which usually means siring up to 10 children can net upward of $6,000 in one academic year.... Students at prestigious colleges are highly coveted sperm bank donors because they please picky customers.
California Cryobank only accepts donors who attend or have graduated from a “major four-year university.” Donors must also be tall, trim, heterosexual, between 19 and 34 years old, and able to provide flawless medical and genetic histories of their families. The five percent of applicants who make the cut are well rewarded: The SpermBrokerage, another major sperm bank chain, pays donors $100 per visit, plus a $1,000 bonus for every six months they stick with the program...."
SpermMobile.com Cash for your sperm
Xytex Sperm Donor program (Atlanta and Augusta GA)
Northwest Andrology and Cryobank Spokane WA and Missoula MT
Of historic interest:
Cash for Human Eggs ...
For Model Good Looks
Ron Harris' Model Egg Auction and Model Sperm Auction Rules for Accepting Donors (as it was then called) once read "....It is not our intention to suggest that we make a super society of only beautiful people. This site simply mirrors our current society, in that beauty usually goes to the highest bidder. There are of course many other attributes that impart an advantage in our increasingly competitive society: intelligence, talent, personality and social skills. There is beauty in all life forms. We accept donors of all races, professional models and unknowns alike...."
Ronsangels Sell More Than a Pretty Face "....Ron Harris's Web site designed to sell human eggs of supermodels to the wealthy. The price starts at $1500,but the price for the most beautiful, successful or popular can be as much as $150,000.
" 'Ron's Angels' is a representation of an extreme in the fast growing industry of egg harvesting for invitro fertilization. At the Northern Nevada Fertility Center, in Reno, "donors" receive $2,500 in compensation for successful egg retrieval. The price varies throughout the country, and can often as high as $5,000.
"It is the couples who purchase the eggs who keep the clinics profitable. At Egg Donation, Inc. of Beverly Hills, Calif., the cost of a single implantation is estimated at $6,500, excluding medical bills, doctor's fees, medications, and lab fees. With these additional costs, the price can reach up to $25,000...."
You can read more about the rather infamous Ron Harris by clicking here.