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If you are interested in MaineStream’s Business Booster loan or PowerUp Grant for support during COVID-19, click here.

For updates for your small business during COVID-19click here. For information on our business workshops, click here.

MaineStream Finance offers a variety of loan products throughout Maine to small businesses who may have trouble finding credit.

Amount: Minimum $500 – Up to $200,000 / Term: Up to 20 years


  • Purchase/upgrade of inventory, equipment, computers, real estate
  • Building renovations and improvements
  • Business acquisitions


  1. A complete Business Plan: For help please download our Business Plan Checklist or view the Business Plan Outline. If you have any questions, please consider taking one of our Business Classes or scheduling a meeting with one of our Business Advisors.
  2. A completed application and all support material: All forms can be downloaded below. Please refer to the checklist on our Business Loan Application for supplemental document requirements.

Need more information?  Please contact: Matt Lewis at (207) 973-3509 or email us at  You may be eligible for MaineStream’s new Startup Express loan for up to $5,000 for 2 years with fewer documentation requirements and a faster loan decision.