Showbiz Budgeting allows production accountants, production managers and independent producers to create all types of budgets for film, TV, commercial, music video, web series and corporate video. But it’s not just a simple budgeting program. Unlike other production budgeting products on the market, this one actualizes, so you can see exactly what you’ve spent and how it affects your overall budget.
Built-in tools allow you to track purchase orders, petty cash envelopes, payroll and more. When production is complete, Showbiz Budgeting stays with you, delivering the reports you need to make your wrap package look sharp. This is the first and last budgeting program you’ll ever need.
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Fringes, Globals, Sub-groups
These standard time-saving tools are made even easier with Showbiz Budgeting. Just point and click to make lightning-fast adjustments to your entire budget on the fly.
Allows a budget to be split up into distinct segments for different budget scenarios. You can have multi-city or multi-country budget comparisons. Great for incentives.
Each budget contains estimates as well as actuals, making it easy to see your estimate figures right alongside the actuals.
Purchase Order System
Keep track of your PO’s during or after production with the Purchase Order System. As actual cost items are entered, Showbiz Budgeting tallies the charges against each PO, which can be printed or emailed to your vendor.
Petty Cash System
The Petty Cash system helps you keep track of petty cash envelopes and all PC expenses. You can record cash transfers to and from the bank, or between envelopes. Running subtotals for each line number are always visible, and PC expenses are instantly plugged into the actual.
You can enter unlimited individual cost items on each line. Detail can be entered for the estimated side or actual side. Actual details can record whether the charge is a check, credit card, invoice, time card or petty cash.
All reports can easily be made into a PDF. In addition to printing your Budget Summary, Accounts and Details, Showbiz Budgeting can print detailed reports including: Cost Reports and Calendars, Petty Cash Reports, Petty Cash Envelopes, Purchase Order Logs and more.
You can import budgets from Movie Magic Budgeting, as well as actuals from Point Zero and Powerbid. Also import payroll, and import from Showbiz Timecards and Showbiz Scheduling. You can even import and export between Showbiz Budgeting users to share workloads.