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Once you have used these credits up, you will be asked to provide a credit card or purchase order number to cover any additional data storage and/or computation costs associated with your research on the CGC.\n\nThe $300 credit allows you to use all the features of the CGC: you can create any number of projects, collaborate with as many people as you'd like, and execute full data analyses.\n\n##Pricing\n\nRunning tasks on the CGC uses one or more compute instances from the underlying cloud infrastructure provider to process the data. Similarly, adding files to a project on the CGC houses the data in cloud storage ('buckets'). You are billed per month for the cost of the resulting computation and storage.\n\nWe pass along computation and storage costs from the underlying cloud infrastructure provider at no markup. Learn more about the [specific instance hour pricing](https://aws.amazon.com/emr/pricing/).\n\n## About the Payments page\n\nOn the **Payments** page, you can access information about your Pilot Funds. Your Pilots Funds are the [cloud computation and storage credits](doc:about-pricing#section-credits) you were granted at sign-up. \n\n###Access Payments\n\nTo access billing information, click on your **username** in the top right hand corner and select **Payments**. To get details about your funds, click **Pilot Funds (username)**.\n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://files.readme.io/b53a8e3-cgc-payments-page.png\",\n        \"cgc-payments-page.png\",\n        1229,\n        582,\n        \"#fafafa\"\n      ]\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\n###Account Balance\n\nTo access your Pilot Funds balance details, click **Pilots Funds (username)**. You can see the following information:\n\n* **Organization** - basic billing group information, including the organization name, contact details, and address\n* **Remaining credits** - balance of credits you have left\n* **Pilot funds** - total amount of funds awarded to you at sign-up\n* **Total charges** - total charges, with a breakdown for storage and analysis\n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://files.readme.io/0361d79-cgc-billing-group-settings.png\",\n        \"cgc-billing-group-settings.png\",\n        1223,\n        706,\n        \"#eff0f0\"\n      ],\n      \"border\": true\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\n ###Spending Details\n\nTo see a detailed breakdown of your computational and storage spendings, select **Spending Details** from the menu on the left. This will show you:\n\n* A breakdown for the analysis and storage charges for your Pilot Funds\n* A breakdown of the charges by project and task\n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://files.readme.io/6a2b04c-cgc-spending-details.png\",\n        \"cgc-spending-details.png\",\n        1264,\n        679,\n        \"#c9cbc7\"\n      ],\n      \"border\": true\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\n The **Spending Details** page shows you the cost of each task run inside a project. The above screenshot displays the total cost of the **Development** project and the breakdown for each individual task.\n\n###Supply your Billing information\n\nAll new users receive $300 in computation and storage credits to use on the CGC upon sign-up. After these initial credits are exhausted, you can [contact us to request creating a new billing group ](mailto:support:::at:::sbgenomics.com) after which you will be able to set up a payment method which will be used for any additional computation and storage charges you accrue as part of your research.\n\n####Set up a payment method\n\nTo set up your payment method:\n\n1. Click your username in the upper right corner.\n2. Click **Payments**.\n3. Click the new billing group we have created for you and the **Current Usage** tab is displayed.\n4. Click **Change Payment Method**.\n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://files.readme.io/45a1788-choose-payment-method.jpg\",\n        \"choose-payment-method.jpg\",\n        637,\n        345,\n        \"#e5ecec\"\n      ]\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\n5. Choose the payment method:\n   * Check or ACH Transfer - once you set up this payment method, a member of our team will contact you to set up a monthly billing agreement.\n   * Credit Card - click** Add New Card **and enter the your details.\n6. Click **Save**.\n\nYour payment method is now set.\n\n###Add a user to a billing group\n\nWhile you cannot create a billing group, you can add a user to a billing group with the following:\n1. Click on your username in the top right hand corner and select **Payments**. \n2. On the **Payments** page, select a billing group.\n3. Go to the **Group Members** tab. \n4. Under **User**, enter the username or email of the user you wish to add and click **+**.\n\n###Remove a Billing Group\n\nYou can remove your billing group from the **Billing Group** page. Simply click **Remove billing group** next to your desired Billing Group. Note that any outstanding account balances must be cleared before the group is closed.\n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://files.readme.io/4a267e6-payments-page.png\",\n        \"payments-page.png\",\n        1228,\n        332,\n        \"#f4f5f6\"\n      ],\n      \"border\": true\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]","excerpt":"<a name=\"&nbsp;\">","slug":"payments","type":"basic","title":"About the Payments page"}

About the Payments page

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##Pilot funds As a new user, you will receive [$300 in credits](doc:credits) for use on the CGC. Once you have used these credits up, you will be asked to provide a credit card or purchase order number to cover any additional data storage and/or computation costs associated with your research on the CGC. The $300 credit allows you to use all the features of the CGC: you can create any number of projects, collaborate with as many people as you'd like, and execute full data analyses. ##Pricing Running tasks on the CGC uses one or more compute instances from the underlying cloud infrastructure provider to process the data. Similarly, adding files to a project on the CGC houses the data in cloud storage ('buckets'). You are billed per month for the cost of the resulting computation and storage. We pass along computation and storage costs from the underlying cloud infrastructure provider at no markup. Learn more about the [specific instance hour pricing](https://aws.amazon.com/emr/pricing/). ## About the Payments page On the **Payments** page, you can access information about your Pilot Funds. Your Pilots Funds are the [cloud computation and storage credits](doc:about-pricing#section-credits) you were granted at sign-up. ###Access Payments To access billing information, click on your **username** in the top right hand corner and select **Payments**. To get details about your funds, click **Pilot Funds (username)**. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/b53a8e3-cgc-payments-page.png", "cgc-payments-page.png", 1229, 582, "#fafafa" ] } ] } [/block] ###Account Balance To access your Pilot Funds balance details, click **Pilots Funds (username)**. You can see the following information: * **Organization** - basic billing group information, including the organization name, contact details, and address * **Remaining credits** - balance of credits you have left * **Pilot funds** - total amount of funds awarded to you at sign-up * **Total charges** - total charges, with a breakdown for storage and analysis [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/0361d79-cgc-billing-group-settings.png", "cgc-billing-group-settings.png", 1223, 706, "#eff0f0" ], "border": true } ] } [/block] ###Spending Details To see a detailed breakdown of your computational and storage spendings, select **Spending Details** from the menu on the left. This will show you: * A breakdown for the analysis and storage charges for your Pilot Funds * A breakdown of the charges by project and task [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/6a2b04c-cgc-spending-details.png", "cgc-spending-details.png", 1264, 679, "#c9cbc7" ], "border": true } ] } [/block] The **Spending Details** page shows you the cost of each task run inside a project. The above screenshot displays the total cost of the **Development** project and the breakdown for each individual task. ###Supply your Billing information All new users receive $300 in computation and storage credits to use on the CGC upon sign-up. After these initial credits are exhausted, you can [contact us to request creating a new billing group ](mailto:support@sbgenomics.com) after which you will be able to set up a payment method which will be used for any additional computation and storage charges you accrue as part of your research. ####Set up a payment method To set up your payment method: 1. Click your username in the upper right corner. 2. Click **Payments**. 3. Click the new billing group we have created for you and the **Current Usage** tab is displayed. 4. Click **Change Payment Method**. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/45a1788-choose-payment-method.jpg", "choose-payment-method.jpg", 637, 345, "#e5ecec" ] } ] } [/block] 5. Choose the payment method: * Check or ACH Transfer - once you set up this payment method, a member of our team will contact you to set up a monthly billing agreement. * Credit Card - click** Add New Card **and enter the your details. 6. Click **Save**. Your payment method is now set. ###Add a user to a billing group While you cannot create a billing group, you can add a user to a billing group with the following: 1. Click on your username in the top right hand corner and select **Payments**. 2. On the **Payments** page, select a billing group. 3. Go to the **Group Members** tab. 4. Under **User**, enter the username or email of the user you wish to add and click **+**. ###Remove a Billing Group You can remove your billing group from the **Billing Group** page. Simply click **Remove billing group** next to your desired Billing Group. Note that any outstanding account balances must be cleared before the group is closed. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/4a267e6-payments-page.png", "payments-page.png", 1228, 332, "#f4f5f6" ], "border": true } ] } [/block]