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 Senate voted this morning to end a filibuster and advance the nomination of Steven Mnuchin as the Secretary of the U.S. Dept. of the Treasury. Mnuchin, a former Goldman Sachs banker and CEO of OneWest Bank, will now be subject to up to 30 hours of debate in the...read more
A memo is circulating throughout the House this week authored by Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), summarizing legislation he plans to introduce possibly as early as this month to scale back regulation under the Dodd-Frank Act. Two key changes referenced in his memo are the...read more
NAFSA presents at the EPIC User Conference and Wiring the Rez Conference. Last week, the Native American Financial Services Association (NAFSA) was represented at both the Epic Loan System’s 2017 Annual User’s Conference and the 2017 Wiring the Rez Conference by NAFSA...read more
Tribal online lending represents around ten percent of the $20 billion online lending sector. Only a few years ago, tribes began entering this industry with mixed results. Tribes chose to partner with non-tribal businesses that offered a myriad of services in online...read more
Yesterday, President Trump nominated Tenth Circuit judge Neil Gorsuch to fill the vacancy left at the U.S. Supreme Court by the death of Justice Antonin Scalia nearly one year ago. Gorsuch is a graduate of Harvard Law School and previously clerked for current Supreme...read more
Due to credit invisibility and Millennial credit rationed households, a significant portion of the American population is underserved by traditional bank services and products. To help fill this gap and ensure all Americans have access to capital, Tribal Lending...read more