Welcome to MaineStream Finance

A Community Development Financial Institution

MaineStream Finance provides personal finance, home loans and business services to people in Maine who might otherwise have limited access to financing and credit.

MaineStream is a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) a non-profit organization dedicated to economic development by providing credit, capital and financial services that are often unavailable from traditional financial institutions.

If you're thinking about making the entrepreneurial leap into creating your own business, we can help you with one-on-one counseling to create a business plan. We also have classes for those who would like to learn how to start a business. chikadee.jpg

MaineStream works with homeowners or those who would like to own a home. We provide home mortgages to eligible borrowers and workshops for first-time homebuyers. For more information about homebuyer workshops see please to to the homebuyer education page.

Our home loan services include counseling for foreclosure intervention and for reverse mortgages.

The Hatchery Classes start next week in Belfast at the Belfast Free Library. This free, seven-session seminar series will look at the things you need to know to start or grow a business.To learn more please go to The Hatchery – Belfast. To register please go here.