What Does Cord Blood Banking Cost?

CBR offers two ways to bank your baby’s stem cells.
After you choose your 1. Banking Service 2. Payment Option and 3. Storage Plan, click Get Started to enroll.
We won't charge you for processing or storage until your sample has been safely stored.

Cord Blood Banking Only Cost
First year fee is $1,650*, then
an annual fee of just $150 a year.
Cord Blood + Tissue Banking Cost
First year fee is $2,770*, then an annual fee of just $300 a year.

*Save up to $400 through 8/31 when you use the promo code "YBTH".


See How It's Used

1. Choose a Banking Service

Cord Blood
Banking Only Cost
(Banking your newborn's cord blood stem cells)
Cord Blood + Cord Tissue
Banking Cost
(Access to a greater range of stem cells)
Processing $1,330 $2,625
Annual Storage§
(First Year)
$150 $300
Courier Transport $170 $170
Dual Package Discount -$325
Total Price (Year One)§
Prices subject to change
$1,650
Save $200 – Use code YBTH
(One-time payment)
$2,770
Save $400 – Use code YBTH
(One-time payment)

Annual Storage Fee
§ An annual storage fee of $150 for cord blood banking, or $300 for cord blood and cord tissue banking, will be charged each year following your baby’s first birthday.

2. Choose a Payment Option for First-Year Fees

Cord Blood
Banking Only Cost
Cord Blood + Cord Tissue
Banking Cost
One-Time Payment
(Due at Time of Delivery)
$1,650 $2,770
OR Choose a Payment Plan
(Processing, First Year of Storage, Courier Transport)
6-Month Financing
(Monthly Payment)
$285
Total paid $1,710
$472
Total paid $2,830
12-Month Financing##
(Monthly Payment)
$153
Total paid $1,830
$246
Total paid $2,950
48-Month Financing||
(Monthly Payment)
$46
Total paid $2,201
$77
Total paid $3,694

3. Pay as You Go or Prepay and Save

Cord Blood
Banking Only Cost
Cord Blood + Cord Tissue
Banking Cost
Annual Storage§ $150
Annual Fee
$300
Annual Fee
OR Choose a Prepaid Storage Option
(Price does not include first year Processing and Courier Transport Fees. Prepaid Storage cannot be financed..)
18-Year Storage Prepay $2,295
Save $405 (15% Off)
$4,590
Save $810 (15% Off)
Lifetime Storage Prepay‡‡ $4,495 Now $3,995
Now Save $7,705 (66% Off)
$8,990 Now $7,990
Now Save $15,410 (66% Off)

Ways to Pay

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Payment Options

Finance your first-year payment

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Gift Registry

Invite your friends and family to contribute to the cost once you’ve completed enrollment. Learn more

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Prepay Storage and Save

Save money by prepaying your future annual storage fees.

The Fine Print

Cancellation Policy
You will be charged after your baby is born. If you cancel after enrollment, you will be charged $150.

Payment Details
Prices subject to change. Fees apply to single-birth, U.S. customers only. Cancellation fees may apply. All major credit cards accepted. Payment plans cover first-year fees only; future annual storage fees are not included.

Annual Storage Fee
§ An annual storage fee of $150 for cord blood banking, or $300 for cord blood and cord tissue banking, will be charged each year following your baby’s first birthday.

‡‡ Savings on Lifetime Storage based on the Social Security Administration’s average life expectancy equal to 78 years of storage.

Payment Plan Disclosures
‡ Payment Plan Disclosures for in-house CBR 6-Month Plan (interest free) - No credit check required. The 6-month plan requires a $10/month administrative fee. The plans may be prepaid in full at any time.

## Payment Plan Disclosures for in-house CBR 12-Month Plan (interest free) - No credit check required. The 12-month plan requires a $15/month administrative fee. The plans may be prepaid in full at any time.

Care Credit Disclosure
Payment Plan Disclosures for CareCredit 48-Month Plan - Availability subject to credit approval. $1,650 or as low as $46 per month. If you pay only the minimum amount it will take you 48 months to pay off the balance and $2,201 total. A 14.90% Extended Payment Plan for 48 Months on purchases of $1,000 or more with your CareCredit card. Fixed minimum monthly payments required. Penalty APR may apply if you make a late payment. On promo purchase, fixed monthly payments equal to 4.8439% of initial purchase balance for 24 months; 3.4616% of initial purchase balance for 36 months; 2.7780% of initial purchase balance for 48 months required, and interest charges will be applied to promo balance at a reduced 14.90% APR if (1) promo purchases paid in full in promotion duration as indicated, and (2) all minimum monthly payments on account paid when due. Purchase APR of up to 29.99% applies to expired promotions and optional charges.

Payment Estimator Additional Disclosure
Estimated first minimum monthly payment. Future minimum payments will vary based on amount and timing of payments, interest rate, and other charges added to account. You may always pay more. The more you pay each month, the quicker your balance will be repaid and the lower your total finance charges will be. For more information about CareCredit’s healthcare payment plans, please visit carecredit.com. If minimum monthly payments are 60 days past due, the promotions may be terminated and a Penalty APR may apply. Standard terms including Purchase APR or Penalty APR up to 29.99% apply to expired and terminated promotions, and optional charges. Subject to credit approval by Synchrony Bank. Other terms and conditions may apply. Please see here for more details.

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