CAPITAL BUDGET: Money for new construction, remodeling, furniture, and most
OPERATING BUDGET: Money for salaries, advertising, and disposable products.
- CAPITAL LEASE: Capital budget with a $1.00 buyout at the end. This is like
buying a house—monthly payments are made to pay off equipment.
- OPERATING LEASE: The customer only uses the operating budget for a set amount
of time, like a car lease. At the end of the term, the items are returned, purchased, or the
leasing term is extended.
- EQUITY RENTAL: Utilizes the operating budget and allows for brand new equipment
while renting. 50% of each payment is credited towards buying the equipment.