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
A recent study by the Brookings Institution, a Washington D.C. based public policy organization, analyzed productivity across the United States at the local level via the nearly 400 metropolitan areas spread across the country. The think tank noted that rising...read more
Hearing Update: House Questions CFPB Director on the Constitutionality of His Office – April 5, 2017
The U.S. House of Representatives Financial Services Committee met on Wednesday April 5, 2017 to discuss the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) Semi-Annual Report with CFPB Director Richard Cordray. The hearing comes at a contentious time between...read more
Ahead of the D.C. Circuit Court’s scheduled en banc rehearing on May 24th, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) submitted its brief in PHH v. CFPB to the court this week asking that the independent agency’s single director structure remain intact at least...read more
Mortgage Company Currently Challenging Constitutionality of CFPB Battling Class Action in Another Federal Court for Breach of Contract
PHH Mortgage Corporation, a mortgage origination processing company embroiled in a legal battle over the constitutionality of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) structure, won a small victory in the U.S. District Court of Southern New York in a putative...read more
Nathaniel Brown, a delegate of the Navajo Nation Council, participated in a hearing on the Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act with the House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions on March 29th. Councilman Brown answered many questions on tribal employment...read more
Bloomberg BNA recently looked into the current state of “true lender” litigation. These issues do not directly impact NAFSA because our members are structured in a way in which the lending enterprise that originated the loan is also the entity that services the loan....read more