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What your dollars need to know about maine accounts

When you move to a new city, you need your money as accessible as it can be — especially if you're lucky enough to get a refund from the finance office after your student loans come through.
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By CHELSEA COOK  |  September 14, 2012
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Do you accept this fee?

How much do you spend in ATM fees? Maine consumers are paying more — by one estimate, the average per-transaction charge has risen from $1.50 in 2006 to $2.35 last year.
Maine ATMs pack a wallop on your wallet
By JEFF INGLIS  |  June 24, 2011
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Keep your money in Maine

You're short on cash. Local businesses are short on cash. But you probably didn't know that even your local bank is short on cash.
What banking locally can do for you, for the state, and for the overall economy
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  June 24, 2011

The way they tell stories

Aron Gaudet and Gita Pullapilly's documentary The Way We Get By has its official Maine premiere in Orono this weekend with an unusual amount of fanfare.
Local film
By CHRISTOPHER GRAY  |  April 10, 2009
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Hope for young homebuyers

Good news if you're in a sufficiently stable financial situation to think of bailing from greater Portland's rental-housing morass.
The lousy economy — and Obama's stimulus package — has a silver lining
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  February 18, 2009
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Worth the wait

The wait is over.
The GFAC series returns to its roots with Volume 7
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  April 23, 2008


Portland scene report: May 25, 2007

With a total of 12,500 discs now in print, it’s very possible Maine Tracks is the most heavily printed local disc ever.
Sibilance starts now
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  May 23, 2007
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Take it to the bank

There are some simple and harsh realities about being a local musician in Maine.
Bangor Savings supports local music. Do you?
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  February 28, 2007

Portland scene report: December 29, 2006

Well, it’s true that 2006 was the year without a GREETINGS FROM AREA CODE 207 release, but 2007 won’t get far without seeing one.
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By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  December 27, 2006