Thread: Do You Charge?
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Old 01-20-2021, 09:38 AM
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Originally Posted by Blackcat31 View Post
I'm a bit different. This is my job and is a business.

Doesn't mean I don't feel badly for the family but for me, my job has nothing to do with my emotional standpoint.

I would charge as I normally do.

As for addressing the family's loss, I would absolutely do so in whatever way feels right for you.
I also agree with this.

While I would feel bad for the family, my emotions have nothing to do with running a business. Also, I feel like doing this once will set the expectations for any future situations. If you're policy is they pay regardless of attendance, then they should pay.

Do you think her electric company will give her a free week because her father passed away? I don't know why daycare should be any different.

However, I would probably get flowers and a card or something for her to show my sympathy.
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