Partner Guide

Welcome to FAME’s Lender Partner Guide, your comprehensive resource for information on FAME’s business programs. You can request your own hard copy of the Partner Guide from one of FAME’s Commercial Loan Officers. Our program details are subject to change, so please use the resource below to ensure you have the most up-to-date program information. With your assistance, FAME has deployed over $2 billion in capital and helped create or retain nearly 100,000 jobs since 1983. We appreciate your partnership in creating better opportunities for the citizens of Maine.

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000 Table of Contents05/22/2018
100.1 Contact Us05/22/2018
105.1 Introduction05/01/2018
110.1 FAME Programs: Business Life Cycle10/17/2018
110.2 Maine Programs: Business Life Cycle11/05/2018
200.1 Commercial Loan Insurance Traditional Application CLI09/21/2018
205.1 Commercial Loan OnLine Application (OLA) 05/22/2018
210.1 Guidelines for Refinancing Lender Debt05/22/2018
300.1 FAME Direct Loan (also known as Economic Recovery Loan Program or ERLP)05/22/2018
306.1 Compliance Assistance Loan Program05/22/2018
310.1 mPower Loans (Kim Wallace Adaptive Equipment Loan Program)10/31/2018
320.1 Regional Economic Revolving Loan Program05/22/2018
325.1 Regional Economic Development Revolving Loan Program for Day Care05/22/2018
330.1 State Small Business Credit Initiatives05/22/2018
335.1 Maine Rural Development Authority05/22/2018
340.1 Agricultural Marketing Loan Fund10/02/2018
345.1 Potato Marketing Improvement Fund05/22/2018
350.1 Nutrient Management Loan Program05/22/2018
355.1 Dairy Improvement Fund10/02/2018
405.1 Maine New Markets Capital Investment Program05/22/2018
410.1 Maine Seed Capital Tax Credit Program05/22/2018
505.1 Revenue Obligations Securities Program05/22/2018
510.1 Municipal Securities Approval Program05/22/2018
600.1 Fees/Rate Schedule09/21/2018
605.1 General Checklist for FAME Loan Programs11/05/2015
610.1 Prorata vs Leveraged Insurance Example09/27/2017
615.1 FAME Exposure Limitations09/27/2017
620.1 Loan Insurance Claim Process11/13/2015