My full name contains a merchant's name (REI). How do I get Mint to stop mistaking transactions with my name in it as from that merchant?

Transactions for retirement and investment accounts, apartment renting, and more happen to include my name in it. All of them get categorized as shopping at REI, which happens to be part of my name. I can't make a filter/rule to fix each of these, as the rule would only end up miscategorizing most of the transactions as something else. What do I do?

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Hi mekryd


It appears that Mint learned to categorize your transactions as such. 

Please see this link on how Mint categorize transactions: http://help.mint.com/General/888962871/How-does-Mint-categorize-my-transactions.htm

If you have further concerns, contact us via https://help.mint.com so we can get more details. 

Thank you. 


_Mint Rae


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