Auto categorizing transactions broken! Transactions completely missing from budget. How to fix?

Recently, I've been having to manually select the category of nearly every transaction because they don't show up in 'Budgets'.

Most of the time, it's auto-categorizing 'Deductible Meals' even though it's not a selection anywhere. Other correctly auto-categorized transactions, like 'Utilities', are shown to be set correctly, but they don't show up in my 'Utilities' budget or anywhere else, even the 'Everything Else' budget.

Around the same time, I tried to start a Quickbooks Online account, and it told me that it wasn't possible because I had a Mint account. Is there a way to fix this? It's driving me crazy!

Answer

Hello chamnit,

First of all, you can certainly have Quickbooks and Mint! We are doing a password integration for Intuit where you have one password for all Intuit logins.

Sometimes when users say their transactions are not showing up in the correct budget, it turns out that the budget has a sub-category association and the two names are not aligning. So be sure if you have Income budget, you are assigning the transaction to the correct budget.

If you need further assistance please Contact Mint at https://www.mint.com/help/#more-help

Thank you,
Mint Maggie




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