There might be times when you want to transfer your AdSense account to your sister or brother. In such a case, you have to change the payee name for your existing AdSense account (keeping everything else unchanged)
This can be easily changed in most countries like US, European countries, Australia as compared to some Asian and African countries.
[ The payee name for Google AdSense is the name of person who receives the payment, its the same that’s written on the cheques issued by Google every month after threshold amount is reached. ]
Follow these steps to change payee name for Google AdSense account,
- Login to AdSense account and visit ‘Account Settings’.
- Click ‘edit payee name’ in the Payee Information Section.
- Review the guidelines for changing payee name. Enter your desired name and save settings. This is it, your cheques/money transfers will come with new name etched on it.
AdSense publishers from some Asian and African countries don’t have the option to change payee name. Rather they have to cancel the existing AdSense account and apply for a new one.
United Arab Emirates
For issuance of new AdSense account, first fill the cancellation form and apply for a new AdSense account with desired payee name. Once your account is approved, replace the existing AdSense code with the one generated from your new account.