American adoptions are often shorter and more affordable than international adoptions. Often countries will open or close their adoption programs. In the United States there are many options to consider when doing an American adoption. You want to learn as much as you can about adoptions prior to starting.
There are many excellent adoption books published, websites, adoption webinars, and podcasts available for your research. These resources are free to you and will help you save time, money, and stress in your adoption journey.