Tracking Categories

Tracking categories, also known as classes, are used to see how different areas of your business are performing (such as departments, cost centres, or locations). Customers may use tracking categories to group together and track the income and costs of specific departments, projects, locations or customers.

The Tracking Category Object

PropertyTypeDescription
idstring
platform_idstringUnique platform ID of the category
namestring
parent_idstringIdentifier of 'parent' or main category that the tracking category belongs to.
has_childrenboolIndicates whether there are other tracking categories beneath this one in the hierarchy.
statusstringStatus of the tracking category, one of:

- active
- archived
updated_atstringThe last updated date in ISO 8601
created_atstringWhen the category was created in ISO 8601
{
      "id": "123",
      "name": "East Coast",
      "status": "active",
      "parent_id": "123",
      "has_children": false,
      "status": "active",
      "updated_at": "2021-03-10T11:26:06.619Z",
       "created_at": "2021-03-06T11:26:06.619Z"
    }