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
At the directive of the President, on June 12th the Department of the Treasury issued a report on revising regulations to create economic opportunities for the banking and finance industry. The report includes a number of proposals on changes that could be made to the...read more
Newly appointed Justice Neil Gorsuch issued his first opinion on June 12th for a unanimous court in a case concerning who qualifies as a debt collector under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA). In Henson v. Santander Consumer USA Inc., Santander...read more
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau recently released a follow up to its 2015 study on credit invisibility in the United States. A person is “credit invisible” when they lack the data needed to calculate a credit score (invisible) or their credit data is so old...read more
On the heels of passing a bill that would severely curtail the authority of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), House Financial Services Committee Chairman Representative Jeb Hensarling (R- TX) is considering holding CFPB Director Richard Cordray in...read more
On June 8th, the U.S. House of Representatives voted 233-186 to advance the Financial CHOICE Act to the Senate and continue the long process toward major revisions to the Dodd-Frank Act, a banking reform and consumer protection law passed by a bipartisan Congress...read more
As the federal circuit court in Washington, D.C. continues to ponder the constitutionality of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) after oral arguments before an en banc court a few weeks ago, another case with potential implications on the position of CFPB...read more