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
Earlier this week, Senator Elizabeth Warren (D- MA) called for the entire Board of Directors at Wells Fargo to be fired. This is not the first time the Massachusetts senator has demanded a change in leadership at the beleaguered bank. In fact, even when their CEO John...read more
The Georgia Court of Appeals issued an opinion on June 19th regarding a contract dispute and arbitration judgment against a tribal lending entity (TLE) initiated by a former service provider. The Georgia state court vacated the arbitration award against the TLE and...read more
TransUnion, one of the three main credit reporting agencies (CRAs) for administering most consumer credit information, lost a class action lawsuit recently for violations of the Fair Credit Reporting Act with a final verdict against the credit bureau totalling $60...read more
President Trump recently nominated James Clinger to serve on the board of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) beginning November 29th. The FDIC is an independent federal agency that insures bank deposits and supervises banking institutions. Clinger will...read more
Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma citizen and Associate Professor of Business at New Mexico State University Gavin Clarkson was recently hired to serve as the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Policy and Economic Development at the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA). His...read more
The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010 created the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and granted the agency broad supervisory, enforcement, and rulemaking authority over financial service providers. Along with almost 20...read more