Daycare.com Forum Daycare Forum

Go Back   Daycare.com Forum > Main Category > Daycare Center and Family Home Forum

Daycare Center and Family Home Forum Daycare Center and Family Home owners, Directors, Operators and Assistants should post and ask questions here.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 04-21-2012, 03:21 PM
Lyss's Avatar
Lyss Lyss is offline
Chaos Coordinator :)
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: NW
Posts: 1,361
Default Software?

Do any of you use MMK? I'm just wondering if it's worth the cost.

If not, do you use another software program or just create your own record keeping?

Thanks!!!
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 04-21-2012, 04:16 PM
Michael's Avatar
Michael Michael is online now
Admin & Owner-Daycare.com
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Moorpark CA, Ocean Ridge, FL
Posts: 7,802
Default

The weekend is slow. I know many here swear by MMK. Here are some earlier theads that you can read until Monday:

http://daycare.com/forum/tags.php?tag=mmk
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 04-21-2012, 10:05 PM
familyschoolcare's Avatar
familyschoolcare familyschoolcare is offline
Advanced Daycare.com Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: California
Posts: 1,287
Default

I love my mmk.

For lots of reasons, they includ but are not limited too ....

It keeps track of everything needed for taxes


I can come here and as how to do XYZ if I am having difficulties and someone knows.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 04-22-2012, 12:59 AM
HappyPennie's Avatar
HappyPennie HappyPennie is offline
Daycare.com Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: MN
Posts: 51
Smile MMK is great!

I use MMK and I love it! I get it free through my food program? Are you on a food program? If so, you should check with them and see if they cover the cost of it. Even if they don't I think it would be totally worth the cost! It helps keep track of everything- attendance, child information, expenses, income, billing and more. It's a great program and I highly recommend it
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 04-22-2012, 05:38 AM
DaisyMamma's Avatar
DaisyMamma DaisyMamma is offline
Advanced Daycare.com Member
 
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 2,239
Default

I use excel. I would use MMK if my food program accepted it.
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 04-22-2012, 09:50 AM
EntropyControlSpecialist's Avatar
EntropyControlSpecialist EntropyControlSpecialist is offline
Embracing the chaos.
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: A toasty environment!
Posts: 7,430
Default

I use MMK (free through food program).

I just started exploring other areas of it. I really love it.
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 04-23-2012, 01:04 AM
Bella99's Avatar
Bella99 Bella99 is offline
Just Starting Out!
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Canada
Posts: 109
Default

MMK?
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 04-23-2012, 08:49 AM
Blackcat31's Avatar
Blackcat31 Blackcat31 is offline
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Posts: 19,760
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Bella99 View Post
MMK?
Minuet Menu Kids. Excellent software for record keeping. As far as I am aware, most food program sponsers give you the MMK software for free through their programs. If not, you can purchase it. It is a bit spendy but so worth it IMHO.
http://www.minutemenu.com/web/index.html
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 04-23-2012, 09:09 AM
MarinaVanessa's Avatar
MarinaVanessa MarinaVanessa is offline
Family Childcare Home
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Ventura County, CA
Posts: 7,200
Default

I use MMK too. I started using it because my food program offered the basic program for free and I liked it. I ended up upgrading to the paid membership so that I could invoice and accept payments from families online. Well worth the cost if you ask me. I love that it keeps track of attendance, meals, payments, invoices, and DC time spent. It figures out your time/space percentage for you based on your square footage, attendance and time spent doing business things when DC kids aren't there. When you enter in your receipts you determine whether you want it to calculate it by your time/space% or be 100% business detuctible etc.
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 04-24-2012, 04:04 PM
texascare's Avatar
texascare texascare is offline
Daycare.com Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Texas
Posts: 203
Default

I use it through the food program and I love it! It is free for me though
Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
mmk

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Who Wants To Be Involved In Software Trials? Sandbox Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 41 06-07-2011 09:54 AM
What Do You Use ?? Software care-care Daycare and Taxes 4 11-03-2010 07:03 AM
Helpful New Software michael_987 Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 19 10-13-2010 02:20 PM
Opinions on Software Taking care Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 6 05-12-2010 10:04 AM
Home Daycare Software Katie Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 1 02-17-2009 02:25 PM


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 06:21 AM.



Daycare.com         Find A Daycare         List Your Daycare         Toys & Products                 About Us

Daycare.com
Please read our Disclaimer before continuing.

Topics pertain mainly to the following States:

Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas California Colorado Connecticut Delaware District of Columbia Florida Georgia Hawaii Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York North Carolina North Dakota Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Tennessee Texas Utah Vermont Virginia Washington West Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming