Expat issue: connecting Travelex Cash Passport (Mastercard) and/or foreign bank accounts to Mint

I'm a US citizen abroad in a country on the Euro. Given that I got my start here as a student, I thought my stay would be temporary, and in lieu of opening a bank account, have been transferring my US paychecks to a Travelex Cash Passport and using that. 

The one issue I'm having with it is that it shows up in Mint as a *giant* Travel expense every month. If I could just connect this card (based in Mastercard) to Mint, I could track all my expenses over here (rent, food, transportation).

Also, when I come back next year for work, I'll open a non-US bank account denominated in Euros. Mint.com has been a literal lifesaver and I'm hoping it can continue to be useful as a lot of my finances will now not be in US dollars. 

Has anyone else experienced this issue? What did you do? Were you able to continue using Mint? 


Hello a.k.woodfin,

I am so glad to hear you've gotten so much assistance using Mint with your finances! Unfortunately Mint does not support foreign accounts and our functionality just doesn't work with accounts that are not connected online. I wish I could do more.

Thank you,
Mint Maggie

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