Darla Murray is a 34-year-old entertainment reporter from New York City. “I think anytime you can take matters into your own hands, it’s really empowering,” Murray said. Egg freezing can cost between $5,000-$20,000, which can add a huge financial burden to an already personal choice.
Back-to-school season means major spending, especially if you’re heading to college. This year, consumers plan to spend $54.1 billion on back-to-college shopping, an all-time high, according to the National Retail Federation. A major expense? Decking out your dorm room.