Please allow an option to match rules against raw bank transaction descriptions!

Mint often does a poor job in its automatic renaming of bank transaction descriptions, creating situations where I am unable to disambiguate transactions with the current renaming rule functionality.  This makes the product horribly unusable for me, requiring far more time for manual categorization than I am willing to invest.

In addition to the regular transaction renaming rules, Mint should offer something like an advanced renaming rule that can match against the unedited description provided by the bank.  Better still would be if these advanced rules supported wildcard matching.

Let the user take control when your automated service is unable to do an adequate job!!!!

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Hi bryan.krawetz,

I know how frustrating it can be having to compare each transaction in Mint to the one in your bank account in order to rename them. Thank you for your suggestion of the advanced renaming rule. I will tag this post as a suggestion for our engineers. You can also submit your suggestions through our Contact Mint form.

Thanks, 
Megan

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