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Your Hubpages can be willed to your children

  1. TerryGl profile image60
    TerryGlposted 7 years ago

    An interesting comment was made to me today. It was basically what I was going to do with my websites and Hubpage account when I consider making a will.

    A "will" in Australia is a legal document you write that details how you want your assets dispersed in the event of your death. I do not know what it is called internationally.

    It got me to thinking that with Adsense accounts etc and the money we make, that this is an asset and wondered how many other people considered this in case the worse happens.

    I started writing down all my passwords and url's so I can pass them onto my children, just in case.

    Any thoughts on this?

  2. Lisa HW profile image72
    Lisa HWposted 7 years ago

    It's called a "will" in the U.S. too. Good point.  I'm hoping my Hubs will eventually become my "retirement income", though, so I'm hoping to be around long enough to see that happen.  lol

  3. mega1 profile image77
    mega1posted 7 years ago

    wow - thanks for this suggestion!  At last I have something to will to my kids - but I better get busy, if I were to croak tomorrow, I doubt if they'd be impressed on under $3 a month!  lol

  4. Richieb799 profile image74
    Richieb799posted 7 years ago

    Its called a Will in the UK too, this is so Ironic because I have been thinking of wills recently, didn't think of this big_smile

  5. Super Chef profile image59
    Super Chefposted 7 years ago

    Smart idea could be a good one to pass on to the kids, best get that money rolling in quick then.smile

  6. raisingme profile image82
    raisingmeposted 7 years ago

    Great idea.  One more incentive for me to get cracking!

  7. Falsor Wing profile image80
    Falsor Wingposted 7 years ago

    Oh man how would I determine heirs for my hubs willy wonka style?

    1. mega1 profile image77
      mega1posted 7 years agoin reply to this

      ha ha - I can see it now!

  8. elayne001 profile image74
    elayne001posted 7 years ago

    great news! I better get hammering the keys so they get more than a few cents. lol  Thanks and aloha!

  9. TerryGl profile image60
    TerryGlposted 7 years ago

    My nineteen year old son has already shot gunned one site I have when I am gone.

    I thought to myself, "thanks for your appreciation of my nineteen years service".

    Oh well, Kids!!! Still it is something they can have that will make them money for years to come.

  10. lovelypaper profile image66
    lovelypaperposted 7 years ago

    I didn't know you could leave your adsense income to your loved ones. Really?

  11. Uninvited Writer profile image83
    Uninvited Writerposted 7 years ago

    I wonder if you can will your earnings to your favorite charity?