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Bank of New Hampshire Celebrates American Housing Month

Laconia, New Hampshire – June 1, 2015 – In recognition of American Housing Month, Bank of New Hampshire is providing consumers with valuable housing information throughout the month of June. Tips for both renters and home owners will include choosing the right housing option, getting a loan, improving your credit score, going green and saving for a down payment.

“As the housing market gets into full swing, we remind customers that choosing the housing option that is best suited for your current lifestyle and financial situation is critical,” said Thomas Drouin, SVP – Chief Retail Lending & Operations Officer for Bank of New Hampshire. “Bank of New Hampshire recognizes the importance of quality housing and we will be there to support our customers, whether they choose to rent or buy.”

Throughout the month, Bank of New Hampshire will provide a variety of resources to help educate consumers on the issues and options of housing.  These materials will cover the following topics:

  • Housing choices: The pros and cons of renting and buying    
  • Housing terms 101    
  • Saving for a down payment
  • Tips for choosing your first home    
  • Tips for improving your credit
  • Tips for making your home more environmentally friendly

Bank of New Hampshire, founded in 1831, provides deposit, lending and wealth management products and services to families and businesses throughout New Hampshire. With 21 banking offices throughout New Hampshire and assets exceeding $1 billion, Bank of New Hampshire is the oldest and largest independent bank in the state. Bank of New Hampshire is a mutual organization, focused on the success of the bank’s customers, communities and employees, rather than stockholders.  For more information, call 1-800-832-0912 or visit



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