Correcting an accidental "roll over" mistake.

In the previous month I had left over money in one of my budgeted categories that successfully rolled to this current month. For example my monthly budget amount was 100.00. I had only spent 25.00 in may. For June I was showing a -75.00 credit and a total of 175.00 left to spend. Makes sense. Here's the problem. I had gone in to the edit options for this category and un checked the roll over option button by mistake. When I went back to the budget view that category now only showed that I had 100.00 instead of the 175.00, left to spend. I went back in the edit options, realizing what I must have done and checked the box again. I expected to see the 175.00 to be showing back in that category but it was not. So how do I get that fixed???? I know that I didn't lose that money out of my checking account.

Thanks

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Hi @chrisfajardojr - sorry for the trouble.

From my perspective, I think you're unfortunately limited by the fact that you can't change budgets in previous months, or refer to them even.  So, the minute you unchecked the 'rollover' option, it changed your current month to be just the allocated monthly amount ($100), and forgot about the rollover dollars. :frowning:

Yup, I just tried it on my account - took a $50 budget category that had $19 in rollover, changed the June budget to uncheck the rollover (June back to $50), then rechecked it and the June amount remained at $50, although the May budget still shows the $19 underspend.

I understand you may be frustrated that it operates this way, and I'll mark it for the development team to take a look, but for now that's now it operates - sorry I don't have better news.
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