Negative revenue or spending are really useful, for example :
- You pay for your friends' meal because he has forgotten his credit card.
- He later reimburses you
- You can put the whole line for the restaurant charges in say : "Restaurant" which will be counted in your budget
- When your friend reimburses you, instead of saying it is a revenue for "Reimbursement" you can put it as a negative spending in the category "Restaurant", which will "re-credit" some of that Restaurant budget you lost.
This is not the only example, in France social security reimburses a lot of medical expenses, this allows in the budget to see exactly what it cost without doing manual calculus between spendings and the corresponding earnings.
Today, negative expenses appear in a red bubble (like a normal expense) but it is actually a revenue.
Color codes should follow wether it was a credit or debit. Not what category we put it in
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