I Have Reached My First Google Adsense Pay Out!

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  1. Jen's Solitude profile image87
    Jen's Solitudeposted 13 years ago

    I can't believe how long it took me to get that last .12 cents I needed, but this morning it finally happened and I am now a little over $100.00.

    I have been here almost 9 months and was hoping to reach the pay out threshold in 10 months, so I guess I am a month ahead of schedule.

    I look forward to reaching the next pay out a little sooner than 9 months and of course am looking forward to actually seeing the money in my checking account in a month or so.


    1. WeddingConsultant profile image65
      WeddingConsultantposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      Congrats Jen! That's about as long as it took me to make my first adsense paycheck, but boy was it a sweet thing.

      Hope your 2nd one comes soon!

    2. Hope Wilbanks profile image65
      Hope Wilbanksposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      Awesome, Jen! Way to go! I assure you, payouts do get quicker with time. Just keep plugging away. smile

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      cosetteposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      hooray! big_smile

      i'm halfway there.

      hopefully the holidays will make things go -kaching-.

      good job!

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      SirDentposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      Congratulations!!!!!!!!!!!  big_smilebig_smilebig_smilebig_smilebig_smilebig_smile

    5. profile image0
      theglobalspiritposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      congrats that's awesome. You are a paid writer!

      Stacey & Bobby

    6. Hmrjmr1 profile image71
      Hmrjmr1posted 13 years agoin reply to this

      Way to Go Jen cool!!!

    7. dohn121 profile image81
      dohn121posted 13 years agoin reply to this

      Great job Jen!  Hopefully the next payout won't take nearly as long smile

  2. rebekahELLE profile image85
    rebekahELLEposted 13 years ago

    congrats! big_smile

  3. emievil profile image68
    emievilposted 13 years ago

    Congrats smile.

  4. prettydarkhorse profile image57
    prettydarkhorseposted 13 years ago

    thats good news, YAY...wheres the beer now?

    1. heckstallmaffei profile image59
      heckstallmaffeiposted 13 years agoin reply to this


  5. Flightkeeper profile image66
    Flightkeeperposted 13 years ago

    You're going to have a great day!

  6. NaomiR profile image78
    NaomiRposted 13 years ago

    Cool, and on Friday the 13th, too! Awesome.

  7. Dr23 profile image61
    Dr23posted 13 years ago

    Great way to end the week! Nice job!

  8. Jen's Solitude profile image87
    Jen's Solitudeposted 13 years ago

    Dr23, NaomiR, Flightkeeper, prettydarkhorse, emievil, rebekahELLE, thank you all very much for the congrats. It is a nice way to start the weekend. (-:

  9. wrenfrost56 profile image57
    wrenfrost56posted 13 years ago

    Great job! smile

  10. Ivorwen profile image67
    Ivorwenposted 13 years ago

    Wonderful!  I am so happy for you.  big_smile

  11. Jen's Solitude profile image87
    Jen's Solitudeposted 13 years ago

    Hi wrenfrost56 and Ivorwen, thank you both.

    Coincidentally, I discovered a medal for 100 forum posts. Icing on the cake. :-)


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    Nelle Hoxieposted 13 years ago

    Fantastic News.

  13. habee profile image93
    habeeposted 13 years ago

    Great job, Jen! You'll find that the next $100 comes a lot faster.

  14. Connie Smith profile image80
    Connie Smithposted 13 years ago

    That is fabulous!  I really need to work on my subject material lol.  I don't think I've made a penny yet....

    You deserve it for the informative articles that you put out to help people who are new or recently diagnosed victims of Multiple Sclerosis, as well as those who have been dealing with it for a long time.  When someone is scared and trying to find information, they come across your articles and see that life goes on, in spite of the diagnosis.  Your beauty and humor shine through each article that you write, giving hope and faith to everyone who reads them.  What an amazing gift to the world!

    1. rmcrayne profile image93
      rmcrayneposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      Glad I stumbled into this thread.  Connie is right.  Congrats on your AdSense milestone.

  15. Jen's Solitude profile image87
    Jen's Solitudeposted 13 years ago

    Thank you Nellie and habee. I hope you are right habee, I would love the next pay out to come more quickly. (smile)

    Connie Smith, you are always in my corner and I appreciate it very much!

    Wedding Consultant, how right you are, it is "sweet" lol. And thank you for the second, heckstallmaffei.

  16. Jane@CM profile image60
    Jane@CMposted 13 years ago

    Sweet, way to go!

  17. Helen Cater profile image59
    Helen Caterposted 13 years ago

    So what you going to do with your new found wealth. I hope you buy yourself something really nice to show for all your hard work. CONGRATS!

  18. Jen's Solitude profile image87
    Jen's Solitudeposted 13 years ago

    Thanks to you both, sunesra and Jane@CM.

    Helen Carter, hmmm, good question. To tell you the truth I was just going to look at it in my bank balance and enjoy the view! Much hard work went into that first hundred. (smile)

  19. online4income profile image78
    online4incomeposted 13 years ago

    Congratulations, its just a beginning.

  20. eyeofh profile image60
    eyeofhposted 13 years ago


  21. kirstenblog profile image81
    kirstenblogposted 13 years ago

    The greatest thing is that the next payout should happen faster as the content is there now and if you keep building and building it should be like a snowball effect or something! anyway way to go you!

  22. AEvans profile image76
    AEvansposted 13 years ago

    Congratulations!! It certainly feels good when you get the first one and the rest of them come quicker and quicker. smile

  23. Jen's Solitude profile image87
    Jen's Solitudeposted 13 years ago

    I am certainly enjoying reading so many comments about how quickly the next pay out will arrive.

    Hope, I will certainly keep plugging away! Thank you.

    Online4income and eyeofh, thank you both very much for the comments.

    kristenblog, I will definitely look for that snowball effect.

    cosette, I look forward to congratulating you in the near future.

    AEvans, it does feel good, but even better with your assurance of the quickening pace and arrival. Thank you as well.

  24. Choke Frantic profile image71
    Choke Franticposted 13 years ago

    Congrats! I wish I could get my first payout in 9 months... Sadly, I'm only half way there.

  25. RedElf profile image88
    RedElfposted 13 years ago

    Hey! Congratulations! Your hard work has paid off wink

  26. Jen's Solitude profile image87
    Jen's Solitudeposted 13 years ago

    Thank you Choke Frantic and RedElf, appreciate the congrats.

  27. Eileen Hughes profile image84
    Eileen Hughesposted 13 years ago

    Congratulations it gets better the more you write.

  28. GeneralHowitzer profile image70
    GeneralHowitzerposted 13 years ago


  29. Rochelle Frank profile image91
    Rochelle Frankposted 13 years ago

    Good job, Jen! It only gets better. Keep up the good work.

  30. Pr0metheus profile image59
    Pr0metheusposted 13 years ago


  31. Jen's Solitude profile image87
    Jen's Solitudeposted 13 years ago

    Hi Eileen Hughes, and thanks, I do plan to keep writing!

    Thank you GeneralHowitzer and Rochelle Frank I look forward to it getting better, thank you as well.

    Prometheus, appreciate the congrats.

  32. CMHypno profile image86
    CMHypnoposted 13 years ago

    Congratulations - and just in time for Christmas!

  33. Sara Tonyn profile image61
    Sara Tonynposted 13 years ago

    Woo-hoo! Congrats!

    Party at Jen's place tonight! big_smile

  34. Ladybird33 profile image67
    Ladybird33posted 13 years ago

    I am so happy for you!!! That is wonderful!

  35. Jen's Solitude profile image87
    Jen's Solitudeposted 13 years ago

    CMhypno, Sara Tonym (is your username a play on words, if so GOOD one! lol) Ladybird33, much thanks for the congrats. Alas, the money will not be spent, I think I will just enjoy the fact that it is in my bank account when it finally gets there, while I work hard to see how quickly I can get another pay out. (smile)

  36. Eaglekiwi profile image74
    Eaglekiwiposted 13 years ago

    Well Jen smile Congrats and I wish you  continued success!

  37. queenbe profile image59
    queenbeposted 13 years ago

    That is awesome and at this time of year too. Congrats to you and yours. I hope you can use some of the money to reward yourself for a task well done.

  38. Jen's Solitude profile image87
    Jen's Solitudeposted 13 years ago

    Hi Eaglekiwi and queenbe! Thank you both for taking the time to post congrats to me.

  39. Jen's Solitude profile image87
    Jen's Solitudeposted 13 years ago

    Good Morning rmcrayne! You are most kind, as is my friend, Connie. Thank you both very much for your support. And thank you for the congrats.

  40. Zsuzsy Bee profile image86
    Zsuzsy Beeposted 13 years ago

    Congrats Jen... and here is another bit of good news. No matter how many times those payouts come they always feel soooooo sweet. If you can buy yourself something special, that way it will become a reminder and an incentive to keep writing more and more.
    regards Zsuzsy

  41. retellect profile image65
    retellectposted 13 years ago

    I know how them last few days feel..........It hardly happens now though, good luck!

  42. Jen's Solitude profile image87
    Jen's Solitudeposted 13 years ago

    Zsuzsy Bee, nice to know it is not just the first pay out that will feel sweet. Thanks for that!

    Thank you as well, SirDent!

    retellect, I thought needing .50 cents was no biggie, but it took so long I had to laugh, especially that last .12 cents. Then I received 4 clicks in one day that took me over what I needed. A case of feast or famine, I suppose.

  43. thranax profile image74
    thranaxposted 13 years ago

    Gratz ^_^


  44. alekhouse profile image74
    alekhouseposted 13 years ago

    Very cool, Jen!

  45. Shil1978 profile image88
    Shil1978posted 13 years ago

    Cool - must be a great feeling. Congrats smile

  46. Jeff Brendan profile image59
    Jeff Brendanposted 13 years ago

    Hey, congratulations*

    BTW can someone post about larges hub earners?

  47. Dale Mazurek profile image64
    Dale Mazurekposted 13 years ago

    Great work Jen, I will never forget my first payout.  It was way before I was involved with Hubpages but sweet never the less.  Keep working hard and you will get to a point where you receive pay from Google every month.

    Keep up the great work

  48. Dao Hoa profile image60
    Dao Hoaposted 13 years ago

    Congrats! Hurray!!

  49. profile image55
    mustangluvrposted 13 years ago

    Goof Job! I'm new here on Hubpages , and that gives me an idea of how long to expect to wait before I can get paid smile

  50. Jen's Solitude profile image87
    Jen's Solitudeposted 13 years ago

    Thank you Thranax, alekhouse and shil1978. Yes it is cool! ;-)

    Jeff Brendan, if memory serves there are posts about earnings, if you feel up to doing a search.

    Hi Dale! That is my goal, a pay out every month. Thanks for the post and the encouragement.

    Thank you Dao Hoa

    mustangluvr, I also appreciated hubbers who posted info that let me know what to expect with my earning potential. I kept 10 months as my goal, and am glad to have reached it a month early.


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