What are Custom Variables?

In this article, we will explain what Custom Variables are and how to use them to build customized forecasts for expenses and revenue

Updated over a week ago

Unlike System Variablesーwhich are calculated by Finmark and are not editableーCustom Variables let you create metrics unique to your business model. Then, leverage these custom variables to tailor formulas and modeling for your revenue and expenses.

You can create and manage your custom variables at any time by navigating to Variables > Custom.

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Create a Custom Variable

To create a custom variable:

  1. Click Create Custom Variable.

  1. Configure the custom variable:

    1. Display name

    2. Select the type (Number, percentage, or dollar)

c. Either enter specific values or use a formula

d. You can fill right for the given row by using the arrow icon

Visual formula guide below:

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