In the News

The creation of Primary Bank has stirred much publicity, as you can see from the articles below. As only the second bank approved by the FDIC since 2010, Primary has generated national attention for its pursuit of re-establishing local community banking values.


Primary Bank named #2 Healthiest Bank in the US

Primary Bank Welcomes New Board Member Pamela Diamantis

3rd Annual Kid's Safety event at Primary Bank

New Team Members Christopher Shaughnessy and Pamela Vetrone Welcomed to Primary Bank

Primary Bank Sponsors a Camper at Bedford's Camp Allen 

Primary Bank Welcomes New Team Members Paul Weathers and Lisa Wallace

Dallas Lagerquist of Primary Bank Named United Way Volunteer of the Year

James Goodhue Appointed to Children's Scholarship Fund Board

Bruins Forward "Heads" to Primary Bank March 5

New Team Members Virginia Longland and Rebecca Wragg Welcomed to Primary Bank

Dallas Lagerquist was nominated as a New Hampshire Business Review Outstanding Women in Business

James Goodhue Recognized by CRDC as Lender of the Year


Primary Bank to Bring Back Holiday Lighting Contest

2017 Business Excellence Winner - William Stone of Primary Bank

Primary Bank Promotes Crystal Dionne to Sr. Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

2017 Kids Safety Event at Primary Bank

Primary Bank Marks Second Year

Primary Bank Welcomes New Senior Executive Joseph Bator

April 25, 2017 - Primary Bank Surpasses $100 Million in Assets

Primary Bank Promotes Crystal Dionne to Controller/Assistant Treasurer


CRDC names Primary Bank as 2016 Bank of the Year

Primary Bank Teaming up with NH Fisher Cats for a Coat Drive

2016 Shopping with the Sherm

Millyard Mingle Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - The event is offered by a partnership between United Way & Primary Bank

July 28, 2016 - Primary Bank Marks One Year 

March 11, 2016 - Primary Bank Director named Citizen of Year 

January 13, 2016 - Primary Bank attracts $30.4 million in capital


December 17, 2015 - Union Leader contacted John Mercier to speak on behalf of Primary Bank

December 11, 2015 - Primary Bank Hosts Presidential Candidate Carly Fiorina

November 19, 2015 - Union Leader 'Granite State Baseball Dinner'

November 2015 - PRESS RELEASE: Primary Bank Teams Up with Local Businesses to Support New Horizons Shelter

SHOPPING with the SHERM: Proudly Supported by Primary Bank 

Primary Bank on WMUR

Donations pour in to repair damage to Little League clubhouse caused by vandals

Primary Bank welcomed former Oklahoma governor and current CEO of the American Banker's Association Frank Keating for a business roundtable discussion

Primary Bank recognized as New Hampshire's newest SBA Participating Lender

Rare US Bank launch targets 'It's a Wonderful Life' values 

Primary Bank clears key state regulatory hurdle

Primary Bank gets conditional state approval

New players widen the Granite State banking field

FDIC gives conditional OK to new bank in NH

Why investors are funding first new bank in NH in 7 years

First New Bank in NH in Seven Years

New Hampshire Businessman Files to Set Up Rare New Bank