student loan goal

I have a "pay of my student loans" goal set up and it's linked to one loan that I have that has a $624 payment a month with a  3.99% interest rate which is scheduled to be paid off in 5 years. When my $624 payment went through this month the goal updated to say that I only put $584 toward the goal this month so it looks like I'm not hitting the amount i'm supposed to pay. Do you know why this is the case?

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I'm having a similar experience, and I think it stems from the fact that the accrued interest is adding to amount that is still owed. So essentially, the $40 (or $624-$584) is the amount of interest that loan accrued. Hopefully this can be addressed because if that is the case it will keep telling us that we are not meeting our goal.

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