Goals should reflect interest

This is less a question and more a comment on how the Goals portion of the application functions. I am able to insert the interest for items I have set to pay down as a goal, but that interest is not assumed to happen. Let me explain by example. If I pay $500 towards a goal it should be reflected that I paid $500. Instead when interest hits that account, if it was say $50 in interest it would think I paid only $450. I realize it only uses the balance of the account but this is a bit shortsighted, and since we give Mint the interest rate it could do some kind of quick calculation for assumed interest OR ignore interest OR adjust accordingly, but not tell me I paid less. I love Mint but this is just a bug in my mind :) Thanks.

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Hello bscharm,

Thanks for the feedback!  I certainly understand your points, and I apologize for any inconvenience the current functionality of Goals may have caused.  I'm happy to tag this post as a feature request so the developers can see it for future consideration.

Regards,
Jesse :man:

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