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 CFPB is currently requesting feedback on the potential and risks of using alternative data sources to determine credit scores for financial products. Alternative data sources include rent payments, utility and cell phone bills and other non-traditional credit...read more
NAFSA leads tribal online lending and financial services from the front. Our members offer innovative, sustainable products and services to the millions of credit invisible and underbanked Americans. The products and services anchor NAFSA’s mission and vision to...read more
Recent polls suggest that the Trump Administration’s distaste for the CFPB may not be shared by his constituents. A December study released by GloverParkGroup (GPG) regarding regulatory intervention showed only 19% of Trump voters believed Wall Street is...read more
UPDATE: On February 16th, the D.C. Circuit court announced that it would rehear the PHH case en banc. Its previous ruling is now vacated, including the Court’s holding that the structure of the CFPB is unconstitutional. The constitutionality question is expected to be...read more
On February 6th, the Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R- TX), shared a memorandum to his leadership team outlining his vision on restructuring the Dodd-Frank Act, including subjecting the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau...read more
You may have heard the word “FinTech,” but what exactly does it mean? FinTech stands for “financial technologies” and represents new financial methods of services such as smart phone money transfers, online small business loans, bitcoin and blockchain based public...read more