The Native American Financial Services Association represents the interests of Native American owned financial services providers
Protecting Native American sovereign rights and creating economic opportunities in Indian Country. We are NAFSA.
The Key Missions Of NAFSA Include:
To protect and preserve the sovereignty of Native American tribes while offering an unprecedented opportunity for tribal economic growth.
Growing Opportunity for Indian Country in the Financial Services Industry
Advancing Financial Literacy in Tribal Communities
Increasing Career Opportunities for Native Americans in the Financial Services Industry
NAFSA NEWS & UPDATES
With the news earlier this week that the Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), Richard Cordray, would leave his post by the end of the month, members of the financial services industry and Washington insiders are already speculating on who might...read more
Native tribes and organizations: recent CFPB action could set dangerous precedent for tribally owned businesses, tribal sovereignty
Tribes and Native organizations join forces in letter to CFPB expressing concern about recent consent order November 16, 2017 WASHINGTON, DC – A recent Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) action is deeply troubling for tribal sovereignty and...read more
After months of speculation, the Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), Richard Cordray, announced Wednesday, November 15 that he would be stepping down from his post by the end of the month. His announcement comes just days after an internal...read more
According to the New York Fed, household debt reached $13 trillion in the 3rd quarter of 2017. Home mortgages remain the bulk of that balance at $8.7 trillion, but a surprise industry caught the attention of the Fed- car loans. At the end of September, auto loans rose...read more
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) filed its response on November 6th to a petition by two tribal lending entities (TLEs) to have the U.S. Supreme Court hear a case on the power of the federal consumer watchdog to issue civil investigative demands (CIDs)...read more
New findings by the Institute for Policy Studies detail the growing wealth gap in the United States and the struggles many Americans face building wealth in the modern economy. The report noted that the three wealthiest people in America, Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, and...read more