If you use Lightspeed Retail and Lightspeed Restaurant, Lightspeed Golf allows you to manage house accounts in a consolidated way.
If the House Account feature with Lightspeed Golf is not active in your account, please reach out to us on the support chat.
Once activated, the House Account feature will consolidate all transactions taking place in Lightspeed Retail and Lightspeed Restaurant overnight and will present them in a monthly statement, as shown in the example below:
SET UP AN ACCOUNT WITH BILLING PRIVILEGES
To set up an account with a credit limit for your customer, follow the next steps:
In Lightspeed Golf, locate the customer in the sidebar under Customers
In the profile tab, click on the cash icon for your Lightspeed Retail account. This will open up the customer profile in Lightspeed Retail:
In the customer profile in Lightspeed Retail, go to Account
Click on +Create Account Now
Set a Credit Limit
Click on Save Changes
The customer now has account privileges
HOW TO CHARGE ON ACCOUNT WITH LIGHTSPEED RETAIL
To charge on account with Lightspeed Retail, follow the next steps:
In the Sales Screen on Lightspeed Retail, make sure you add your customer before completing the sale
When you have identified the sales items, click on Payment and select the On Account payment method.
HOW TO CHARGE ON ACCOUNT WITH LIGHTSPEED RESTAURANT
To charge on account with Lightspeed Restaurant, follow the next steps:
In the Order Screen on Lightspeed Restaurant, click on Pay
Select the Put on Tab/Member Charge tender
Find the Customer and select Confirm Payment
Enter the amount to be charged on account and select OK
Please note that all tab transactions that are not cleared up by register closure will be put forward to the member's monthly statement the following morning
In Lightspeed Restaurant, you can see the total balance of a customer's house account, as well as useful information such as any credit card on file attached to the account. When you bring up a customer to settle a bill, you will see a button called ‘’Account Summary’’. Select that button and select ‘’Continue’’: the account summary of the customer will come up on the iPad. See a screenshot below:
CONSOLIDATED HOUSE ACCOUNT STATEMENTS
In Lightspeed Golf, locate the member in the sidebar under Customers
Select the customer profile and click the House Account tab
Select the statement you are looking for:
To print a statement or export to PDF, click on the download icon
It is important to note that new account transactions will sync and appear on the consolidated statements overnight.
You can generate a sync at any moment by clicking on the refresh button
Your members will have access to the same information by logging into their profile on your website.
HOUSE ACCOUNT A/R REPORTS
In Lightspeed Golf, go to Reports in the navigation bar on the left hand side
Three reports focused on house account balances and statements will be available to you:
i. Statements: starting and ending balance of your statements on a given month. You can export monthly statements from that report when the month is over.
ii. Aging Report: status of your receivables on a chosen date by time period.
iii. Balance: current outstanding net balance per customer on a chosen date.
SEE PURCHASED ITEMS FROM THE STATEMENT
You (or your members) can see the details of their proshop and restaurant account transactions in their statement by clicking reference ID highlighted in blue and underlined.
You can also see the detailed items of each transaction on the printed version of the statement.