Re: Emerald Admin/Rates

Dale E. Reed Jr. ( (no email) )
Mon, 02 Jun 1997 10:10:49 -0700

Doug Burr wrote:
> I'm a tad confused as to the function of the Rates tab in the Emerald
> Administration. As I understand it, in the Service Types tab, the price of
> the service is established and the Rates tab can be used to charge on
> an hourly basis.

The rates tab is USAGE rate.

> Say I have a Service Type called '20Hr Plus' and a rate type called 20
> Hours. This Service Type allows the users 20 hours online for say $9.95
> plus has an added charge of $1.25 per hour for over 20 hours. I put the
> $9.95 in the Cost field in Service types for '20hr Plus'.
> Is it correct to put $0.00 for Regular Cost and $1.25 for Over Charge with
> the Hours set to 20 and set Allow Overtime to On?

Yes, you are using this correctly.

> Also, please define the function of the Charge Primary check box.

Its to allow for a primary time or secondary time billing. Like $1.25
from 8pm-8am and 1.50 from 8am-8pm.

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