Recording financial transactions is one of the main purposes of MLS. MLS finance provides guidance regarding this capability.
- Main article: Donor records (MLS)
The system will allow users to create four different types of donors.
- Member of unit
- Member of another unit
- Another unit
- Not a member/Miscellaneous
In some cases you may receive donations from a new member of your unit for whom you do not yet have a membership record. In this case, create the donor as a "member of unit"; when the records arrive, update the donor record to be properly linked to the membership record.
- Main article: MLS financial cleanup