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
The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma dismissed a lawsuit brought against an economic arm of the Otoe-Missouria Tribe of Oklahomaread more
Gary “Litefoot” Davis, an enrolled member of the Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma, has been named the new Executive Director of the Native American Financial Services Associationread more
Following the release of a notice of proposed rulemaking by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) covering certain consumer lending products,read more
Tribes are worried that the agency will wade into regulating their lending businesses without sufficient knowledge of Indian law and sovereigntyread more
David Silberman’s recent testimony before the House Financial Services Committee acknowledged that tribal installment loans are easier to repay than two-week payday loans.read more
The goal was to see the CFPB respect the historic government-to-government relationships of federal entities and sovereign tribes with any rule they produce on short-term lending.read more