Our New Financial Literacy Program
Our mission is to advocate for tribal sovereignty, promote responsible financial services, and provide better economic opportunity in Indian Country for the benefit of tribal communities. A key component to the above is financial literacy – across the board. We are proud to offer a financial literacy program that can benefit everyone.
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
The House this week passed the Protecting Consumers’ Access to Credit Act of 2017 in the hopes of overturning a court decision in the Second Circuit that previously refused to extend the National Bank Act’s rate exporting privileges when a third party debt...read more
A coalition of prosecutors and federal bank regulators issued a fine of $613 million to U.S. Bank late last week in connection with violations of the Bank Secrecy Act. The bank got in hot water with regulators in part for a failure to monitor for money...read more
On February 15th, NAFSA held a first-of-its-kind workshop for tribal lending regulators, business officers, attorneys, and tribal officials at the organization’s headquarters in Washington, D.C. NAFSA members joined from across Indian Country to learn...read more
President Trump presented his proposal for the federal government’s FY 2019 budget on February 12th. Through his proposal, Trump hopes to end wasteful spending, expand economic growth and opportunity, support American working families, and other...read more
Despite having only issued a 5-year strategic plan back in October, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) released a new strategic plan under the guidance of interim director Mick Mulvaney. Having only been on the job a few months, the CFPB’s...read more