Welcome to MaineStream Finance

A Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI)

MaineStream Finance is a non-profit organization dedicated to economic development by providing credit, capital and financial services that are often unavailable from traditional financial institutions.

We provide personal finance, home loans and business services to people in Maine who might otherwise have limited access to financing and credit. We can help you with:


MaineStream Finance News

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Four Directions and MaineStream Finance Join Forces to Increase Access to Homebuyer Education in Maine

October 28, 2016

Two CDFIs in Maine recently joined forces to offer a shared homebuyer education class in Orono, Maine. MaineStream Finance, a CDFI based in Bangor, Maine, provides monthly homebuyer education classes...

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FDA Graduate Purchases Home

Many people do not know about our Family Development Account (FDA) program.  A FDA is a savings account that you open at a local bank or credit union.  For every dollar you save, The FDA...

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Habitat for Humanity of Greater Bangor is Accepting Applications for their soon to be built Birchwood Avenue Home

May 17, 2016

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Bangor is searching for a qualified family to partner with us as we prepare to build a Habitat home on Birchwood Avenue in Bangor. The application process is rigorous and...