Alternative to Setting Up Accounts with Banks that don't allow connection.

I'm new to Mint, and the only reason I signed up was because I wanted 1 place to have all of my accounts, income and expenses in with minimal "maintenance". So I signed up and was able to get banks and some credit cards. Then there's Walmart - they refuse connection.

So, while they make up their mind on allow us to link OUR accounts for more convenient ways of tracking our payments to THEM, why don't you offer a way of "simulating" a credit account. WITHOUT the login, you could let us setup a credit account. One that we can update manually as far as charges/payments/fees and interest. This way, we have the advantage of doing our budgets and expense reports which include this data rather than leaving us to look for another tool to do it in.

Google Sheets is not necessarily the prettiest solution but it gives me full power to go to one place for everything - I would love for something like mint to work out - 

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Hi mint,

It is unfortunate to hear that Wal-Mart is refusing your connection. We do appreciate your feedback though! I've gone ahead and tagged this post as a feature request so our developers can see it and consider it.

In the meantime, as a workaround, you could try adding the account as Other Property in the Accounts section. Doing this will not allow you to track transactions or interest, and only manually update the balance, however.

Thanks,
Mint Mike

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