New Hampshire Thrift Bancshares, Inc. is a savings and loan holding company. The Company�s has two wholly owned subsidiaries, Lake Sunapee Bank, fsb (Bank), a federal stock savings bank, and McCrillis & Eldredge Insurance, Inc. (MEI), a full-line independent insurance agency. The Bank operates 28 branches primarily in Grafton, Hillsborough, Sullivan, and Merrimack Counties in west central New Hampshire and Rutland and Windsor Counties in Vermont. MEI offers a complete range of commercial insurance services and consumer products. Its primary source of revenue is providing loans to customers who are small and middle-market businesses and individuals. The Bank is a thrift institution established for the purposes of providing the public with a place to invest funds, for the financing of housing, consumer-oriented products and commercial loans, and for providing a range of other financial services. In October 2013, New Hampshire Thrift Bancshares Inc acquired Central Financial Corporation.