The beat/measure ruler doesn't line up with my music

I’m trying to work with one of my own MP3 files, and when I switch the ruler to display in beats/measures, the measures on the ruler don’t line up with the actual measures of the music. It’s a song my husband wrote, and as far as I can tell, it’s in 4/4, so I set that as the time signature, but where measure two begins in the music, the ruler shows 2.3. I can only get the ruler to read 2 in the correct place if I set the time signature to 6/4, but then of course the beats per measure are wrong. The tempo shown (120) is also not the actual tempo of my file (closer to 70). What am I doing wrong?

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