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
Senator Rob Portman (R- OH) introduced new legislation on March 15th intended to improve transparency and accountability at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) by establishing an Inspector General at the independent federal agency. The new CFPB Inspector...read more
NAFSA Brings Indian Country’s Online Lenders to Major Economic Development Event LAS VEGAS – Native American Financial Services Association (NAFSA) hosted its first Financial Services Expo on March 14th and 15th, 2017 with tribal and industry leaders, legal...read more
The constitutionality of the structure of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) authority continues to be debated in Congress and federal courts. Back in October 2016, the federal circuit court in Washington, D.C. found that the single director management...read more
Last week, I spent several days on Capitol Hill to meet with lawmakers and staff on key committees. While there, I discussed the growing financial services industry and why federal law and regulation is holding it back. I met with members of the House Financial...read more
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced last week that it intends to improve all areas of the credit reporting process. Since its inception in 2010, the CFPB has received nearly 200,000 complaints related to credit reporting. The agency noted its...read more
House Resolution 1009 passed the U.S. House of Representatives on Friday, March 3rd, by a vote of 241-184 to require the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) to submit all rules to the Office of Management of...read more