How to add an additional financial account
We have three default accounts to manage finances in Poster: cash, bank and account for safe drops.
Cash account is an account for cash you keeps in your cash box. Revenue automatically enroll in cash box after closing receipts with cash payment method.
Bank account will receive all of the revenue from receipts closed by card.
Create a safe drop transaction to transfer daily revenue from Cash account to Account for safe drops to leave only change money for the next day.
All of these accounts are bound to your location. Cash, bank revenue and safe drops will be automatically enrolled to these account after Cash register shifts are closed.
To add additional financial account:
Go to Finances → Accounts in management console.
Press on Add account.
Enter account name.
Choose currency and account type: bank account, bank card or cash.
In Beginning balance field enter your actual money balance at the moment.
Press Add account.
💡 If you’re working with your suppliers in debt, use additional account for this. Create account, give it supplier’s name and use it as bookkeeping account to withdraw funds for supplies. To pay the debt go to Finances → Transactions and transfer money to supplier’s account from one of your main accounts.
☝️ If you’ve deleted an account, all transactions of this account will be deleted as well.
To account expenses, incomes and transfers between accounts, add transaction categories.