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
-Economic Summit Brings Tribal Leaders, Other Stakeholders Together to Promote Economic Development on Reservations- WASHINGTON, DC (June 26, 2014) –As tribes continue working to find new sources of economic development and bring much-needed funding and resources to...read more
An Open Letter to the National Consumer Law Center Setting the Record Straight on SCOTUS Bay Mills Decision
Lac Vieux Desert Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians June 9, 2014 Mr. Willard P. Ogburn, Executive Director National Consumer Law Center 7 Winthrop Square Boston, MA 02110 Dear Mr. Ogburn, It was with great interest that I read the comments of your...read more
Native American Financial Services Association (NAFSA) Welcomes VP Compliance Services (VPCS) as Newest Members
WASHINGTON, DC (May 28, 2014) –The Native American Financial Services Association (NAFSA) is pleased to welcome VP Compliance Services (VPCS) into its membership. VPCS provides compliance services that establish the proper risk controls and monitoring that will assist...read more
Watersmeet, Michigan – Facing the harshest winter on record, skyrocketing propane prices and some of its members choosing between food and heat, the Lac Vieux Desert Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians is the subject of a new documentary short which takes viewers...read more
There are more payday loan stores in the U.S. than all the McDonald's and Starbucks stores combined. It's clear that tens of millions of consumers across the nation want and feel they need this product. It's equally clear that government policymakers believe they know...read more