Cost Centers are mainly for large outfits at Corporate level or franchises. The concept is income allocation without segregating it by ISNs.
However, any office can use this feature! It helps to know what cost centers (or territories) are making money.
The Cost Center control will allow you to run a report to see which territory is making the most money.
To Add Cost Centers navigate to Settings -- Office Settings -- Cost Centers
Add Cost Center
After adding the cost center. You may want to add which zip codes that are included in that "Territory" or Cost Center.
Then, add the control to your order form by navigating to Settings -- Office Settings -- Customize Order Form.
A great place to add this control is on the Property Info tab. Just click the Controls icon.
Then click, Add Control.
In the add control menu, Click on the dropdown box and select Cost Center
Your setup is now complete for Cost Centers!
To run your reports for the Cost Centers in your ISN navigate to: Reports --> My Reports --> Financial Reports --> Paid Inspections and Select which Cost Center you would like to review.
If you have any questions about this process please let us know! You can reach us by chat, email at email@example.com, or phone at (800) 700-8112.