Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Wednesday August 08, 2012

Google Employees Have Death Benefits

If you die while working for Google, your spouse will get a check for 50% of your salary every year... for the next ten years. eek!

Instead, Bock, who joined the company in 2006 after a stint with General Electric, blew me away by disclosing a never-before-made-public-perk: Should a Googler pass away while under the employ of the 14-year old search giant, their surviving spouse or domestic partner will receive a check for 50% of their salary every year for the next decade.