Data Breach Notifications

Entity Information

  • Type of Organization: Financial Services
  • Entity Name: First Hartford Bancshares, Inc. DBA First National Bank of Hartford
  • Street Address: 101 Third Avenue
  • City: Hartford
  • State, or Country if outside the US: United States
  • Zip Code: 36344

Submitted By

  • Name: Todd Rowe
  • Title: Partner
  • Firm name (if different than entity): Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete, LLP
  • Telephone Number: 7735582363
  • Email Address:
  • Relationship to entity whose information was compromised: Outside Counsel

Breach Information

  • Total number of persons affected (including residents): 5316
  • Total number of Maine residents affected: 1
  • If the number of Maine residents exceeds 1,000, have the consumer reporting agencies been notified:
  • Date(s) Breach Occured: 05/27/2023
  • Date Breach Discovered: 02/14/2024
  • Description of the Breach:
    • Other
    • If other, please specify: See attached Regulatory Notice letter
  • Information Acquired - Name or other personal identifier in combination with: Social Security Number

Notification and Protection Services

  • Type of Notification: Written
  • Date(s) of consumer notification: 02/26/2024
  • Copy of notice to affected Maine residents: First National Bank of Hartford - Individual Notice Example.pdfFirst National Bank of Hartford - Regulatory Notice Letter - Maine.pdf
  • Date of any previous (within 12 months) breach notifications:
  • Were identity theft protection services offered: Yes
  • If yes, please provide the duration, the provider of the service and a brief description of the service: Kroll Identity monitoring services include Credit Monitoring, Fraud Consultation, and Identity Theft Restoration, as well as access to a call center, should any individual have questions about the incident.