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.
By working together, we can provide much-needed economic opportunity and development to Indian Country for the benefit of our tribal communities.
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
A federal judge in Pennsylvania ruled against a tribal lending enterprise (TLE) employee’s motion to dismiss for alleged racketeering and state lending law violations. The employee, Craig Mansfield, was co-manager of Sovereign Lending Solutions (SLS), an...read more
Navajo Nation Attorney General Ethel Branch filed a lawsuit in federal court on Tuesday against Wells Fargo alleging the embattled bank defrauded hundreds of Navajo elders, youth, and other vulnerable populations by opening unauthorized bank accounts. The...read more
A federal judge dismissed a lawsuit on December 12th by the State of New York as speculative regarding the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency’s (OCC) proposed FinTech charter system. The case dismissal comes just a few weeks after a permanent head,...read more
A group of 18 state and Washington, D.C. attorneys general filed an amicus brief to the D.C. District Court supporting the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) Deputy Director Leandra English in her suit against interim director Mick Mulvaney. The...read more
Earlier today the Supreme Court announced it would not be hearing a case between two tribal lending entities (TLEs) and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) regarding the agency’s authority to issue civil investigative demands against the...read more