add a transaction category

Please add these items to my transaction category list

1. Baby showers

2. Anniversaries

3. Birthdays

4. Savings account

thank you

Cynthia Leake


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Hi Cynthia,

I can understand why would would want those categories to your Mint account. At this time, there is not the option to add main categories. You can however Create your own custom subcategories by:

  1. Start by clicking on any transaction in your Mint register
  2. Click on the up/down arrows that appear to the right of the category description
  3. Hover over any main category, and a list of subcategories will appear.  At the bottom of that subcategory list, click Add/Edit Categories 
  4. In the Manage Your Categories menu that appears, select the main category you want to add to on the left
  5. Click the Add a category button under Your Categories to the right, type in the name of your custom subcategory, and click Save it.


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