Every few month budget math is wrong

I am having an issue using the "every few months" budget option. For example, I have a bill that is $27 and is charged to me every 3 months. Setting this up in mint the budget will set aside $9 every month, in order to have $27 saved up by the time the charge hits. The problem, is that when you get to the month the payment will occur, mint does not factor in the amount that has already been saved up. For example, my budget in month one is $9 of $9 greyed out. I haven't actually spent this $9, but it adds it to my spending for the month so that I can leave it in my bank account and not have to worry. The same happens in month 2, $9 of $9. Then, in month 3, the budget shows up as $0 of $27, the charge hits, and my spending for the month goes up $27, when in reality mint should only be adding $9 for this expense, as $18 of it has already been saved up. How do I fix this? I can manually enter an $18 income to that category for the month, but that isnt very convenient, this should be done automatically. The month should begin at $-18 of $9, not 0. Please help

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