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.
By working together, we can provide much-needed economic opportunity and development to Indian Country for the benefit of our tribal communities.
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
Jeb Hensarling (R- TX), proponent of the Financial CHOICE Act and Chairman of the House Committee on Financial Services, has announced that he will not seek reelection in 2018 when his current term in Congress expires. Rep. Hensarling was first elected to the House in...read more
NAFSA Promotes Exercising Sovereignty in Tribal Financial Services as Presenting Sponsor of AICCOK’s “The Gathering”
NAFSA Executive Director Gary Davis provided a keynote address on the entrepreneurial spirit and resilience of Native businesses and NAFSA Chairman John Shotton and NAFSA Director of Policy and Research Clif Cottrell discussed the future of tribal financial services...read more
Earlier this month, NAFSA staff had the opportunity to attend both Lend360 and the National Congress of American Indians’ (NCAI) 74th Annual Convention and Marketplace. At Lend360, the biggest conference in online lending, NAFSA Director of Policy and Research Clif...read more
In recent months, Acting Comptroller of the Currency Keith Noreika has traveled the country discussing the prospects of special purpose bank charters for financial technology (FinTech) institutions. Noreika is standing in as head of the Office of the Comptroller of...read more
In the wake of major hurricanes in Texas, Florida, and Puerto Rico, Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced a 3% increase in Gross Domestic Product (GDP) for the 3rd quarter of 2017. In particular, consumer spending jumped one percent in September alone, one of...read more