Prepay deposits allow funds to be collected up front and applied to the financial ledger at a later point- on a specific date, billing period or at the time of a child's withdrawal from the center.
Set up at least one type- fee valid value that allows for a deposit.
From the Setup menu select System Config
Select the Valid Value Tile
Add new valid value or edit an existing valid value so that the is this a deposit type questions? Is set to yes.
From the setup menu select system config
Then select Extended
Scroll to the Default Payment Allocations section and choose the default display option for allocation, there are two options:
- If adjustment is selected select the type- fee the credit should display as when the deposit is added to the family ledger
- If payment is selected select the type-payment the credit should display as when the deposit is added to the family ledger.
Receipting a payment from the admin side:
Find the family making the prepayment. Then navigate to the family's financial ledger.
On the family financial screen select the actions button and press make payment (or online payment):
Complete payment information- in the Is this a Prepay Deposit field select the type of deposit being receipted.
Then select the child’s schedule the deposit is being received for (each of these fields are required to complete the payment successfully).
Press Save when fields are completed.
The payment and security deposit will display on the financial ledger as a debit and credit.
To edit a prepayment’s detail, select the edit icon next to the child’s name.
Select the show more fields to display the assigned batch number and DCW Batch Number fields:
The fields will display in the prepay information section of the screen-
Once complete, press Save.