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Bangor Metro Area

Including Bangor, Ellsworth, Brewer, Belfast, Skowhegan, Lincoln, Bar Harbor, Calais, Machias, Newport, and 42 other towns.

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Banking in the Bangor Area

For members of the Bangor, Maine community, there are a variety of esteemed banking institutions that can help you realize your short- and long-term financial goals. Whether you are looking to invest in your first home or need to open a college fund for your children, the financial firms in the region will facilitate your ability to realize your vision.

Currently, six banks and 16 credit unions headquarter themselves in the Bangor area. Notable institutions located through the surrounding cities of Brewer, Lincoln, Bar Harbor, Ellsworth, Hampden, Belfast, Skowhegan, Orono, and Calais include Katahdin Trust Company, Bar Harbor Bank & Trust, Skowhegan Savings Bank, Bangor Savings Bank, and Machias Savings Bank. In total, there are 200 branches from over 15 individual banks and 19 credit unions. The oldest, Bangor Savings Bank, was established in 1852.

In addition to the excellent financial services available in the area, residents of Bangor enjoy wonderful outdoor activities and majestic views of the surrounding natural landscape at the Bangor City Forest and other parks. Locals take part in excellent sailing, canoeing, hiking, hunting, skiing, fishing, and snowmobiling in the winter. For over 150 years, locals have enjoyed the annual Bangor State Fair, one of the country’s oldest agricultural fair.

Educational opportunities exist at the University of Maine, while General Electric and Verso Paper serve as strong economic pillars of the community. Excellent healthcare facilities are available at the Acadia Hospital, St. Joseph's Healthcare and Eastern Maine Medical Center. Ultimately, residents of the area trust the local financial institutions to protect and grow the wonderful life they enjoy in Bangor.

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TD Bank Has Online $150/$300 Checking Bonuses
Availability: Checking bonuses are available only online to residents of CT, DC, DE, FL, ME, MD, MA, NH, NJ, NY, NC, PA, RI, SC, VA, and VT. In the past
Maine Highlands FCU Offers Competitive Short-Term IRAs
Availability: Residents of the Maine communities of Brighton, Cambridge, Charleston, Corinna, Dexter, Exeter, Garland, Harmony, Mayfield, Ripley, Rockwood, Stetson, and all of Piscataquis County. Maine Highlands Federal Credit Union (MHFCU)
TD Bank Checking Account Bonus Of Up To $300
Saw the advertisement when I was logging into my Yahoo account. TD Bank’s promotion page shows two bonuses: $150 for opening a TD Convenience Checking account with cumulative direct deposit funds
People's United Bank Has $100 Checking Bonus At Stop & Shop
Availability: Connecticut, New Hampshire, New York, and Vermont Connecticut-based People’s United Bank has revived its $100 Checking Bonus, valid through February 2, 2016. In addition to being available only in
$150 Visa Gift Card When Opening New Checking/Savings Accounts NYC
Ken wrote about this (https://www.depositaccounts.com/b...anches.htm) and now there's another new TD branch at 174 Varick Street (Greenwich Village area) offering the same promotion.  The offer is good through November 22, 2015.