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Your personal information is worth $5000/year to G

kiwimate (458274) writes | more than 2 years ago

Google 3

kiwimate (458274) writes "Research finds that the amount of personal information you give to Google when you use its services is worth $5,000 a year. That's based on how much advertisers and market researchers will pay companies like Google for such data — supposedly between $50 and $5,000 per person per year."
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5000 (1)

sexconker (1179573) | more than 2 years ago | (#38905927)

It's worth between $50 and $5000 a year.
But let's just go with $5000.
And let's ignore the "supposedly".

You can't buy such data from Google (1)

russotto (537200) | more than 2 years ago | (#38906373)

Google does not [blogspot.com] sell, trade or rent personally identifiable user information.

Sure, I could use an extra $5k a year... (1)

mark-t (151149) | more than 2 years ago | (#38910937)

If Google is selling information about me, can I get a commission?
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