Category: Egg Donation

Woman meeting with a physician.

Egg donation is an increasingly common practice. However, there are still many questions you may have when it comes to making the decision to donate eggs. We often find that information on the subject is limited and what is out there isn’t always accurate. Here are some of the most frequently asked questions we hear […]

19 January, 2023
Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome Blog

For many egg donors, having the opportunity to help another person or couple realize their dream of building a family is an amazing and rewarding experience. Giving someone else the potential gift of parenthood is a very generous and altruistic act. Many donors also value the compensation they receive, which can meaningfully contribute toward their […]

7 November, 2022
Side Hustles to Earn Money for College

To say college is expensive is an understatement. It’s not just tuition and rent; it’s the last-minute expenses that always seem to pop up and blow your budget. Not only that, but it can be challenging to manage a part-time job when you have an inconsistent schedule. After all, you often don’t know your class […]

25 August, 2022
5 Ways to Make Money This Summer

Summertime and the living is expensive. From gas to groceries, it can feel like your paycheck isn’t going far enough to cover basics, never mind giving you the flexibility to spend on a getaway or save for the future. And if you’re still in school, balancing classes and studying with a job with rigid hourly requirements can […]

1 July, 2022

At Ovatures, we have worked with hundreds of egg donors, and we’ve learned that there are as many reasons to donate as there are donors themselves. Some donors are excited by the financial rewards of donation, while others are purely interested in helping to create a family.   But there’s a newer motivation we’re seeing […]

8 June, 2022
Donor Anonymity

There are plenty of reasons to consider using donor eggs and just as many to consider donating eggs.   One of the biggest reasons to donate eggs is to give another person, or couple, the gift they desire most: a baby. Of course, compensation plays a role, too, as many fertility clinics pay donors generously for donating eggs. Donors also get […]

27 May, 2022

*The following is a real life testimonial from an Ovatures egg donor. Though “Jane” (donor’s name has been changed to protect her privacy) had previously heard about egg donation from a relative, it wasn’t until she was pregnant that she began thinking seriously about it. “I became more interested when I was pregnant. I joined […]

28 February, 2022

Women donate their eggs for a lot of reasons – there are those who never want to have children but want to put their fertility to good use; those who are done having children and want to help other women who can’t use their own eggs; those who want a little bit of extra income […]

1 December, 2021