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Sep 28, 2016, 06:41 ET Gary 'Litefoot' Davis Named Executive Director of Native American Financial Services Association

Gary "Litefoot" Davis, an enrolled member of the Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma, has been named the new Executive Director of the Native American...


Feb 11, 2016, 02:12 ET Native American Tribes to Congress: Respect Our Sovereignty

Appearing today before a House Financial Services Committee hearing examining the treatment of Native Americans by the Consumer Financial Protection...


Jan 14, 2016, 10:30 ET Indian Country Film "An Unlikely Solution" Wins Big At Hollywood International Independent Documentary Film Awards

The Native American Financial Services Association (NAFSA) today applauded the naming of An Unlikely Solution as a four-time winner at the...


Dec 18, 2015, 11:46 ET NAFSA Condemns False CFPB Attack Against Native American Tribes

Calling it an affront to Native Americans everywhere, the Native American Financial Services Association (NAFSA) today condemned a false and...


Mar 27, 2015, 10:52 ET NAFSA Launches New Statewide Advertising Campaign in Connecticut: "Brighter Future"

On March 13, the Native American Financial Services Association (NAFSA) debuted its newest paid media campaign, "Brighter Future," in the Hartford...


Mar 23, 2015, 11:48 ET NAFSA Executive Director Lance A. Gumbs Awarded the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development's "Advocate of the Year" Award

On Tuesday, March 10, the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development honored NAFSA Executive Director Lance A. Gumbs with the "Tim...


Feb 04, 2015, 02:17 ET Native American Financial Services Association Announces New Executive Director

The Native American Financial Services Association (NAFSA) is pleased to announce Lance Gumbs as its new Executive Director. As Executive Director,...


Aug 21, 2013, 04:53 ET Native American Tribes Launch Legal Action against State of New York in Major Defense of Tribal Sovereignty

After recent actions by New York Department of Financial Services (DFS) Administrator Benjamin Lawsky to unlawfully intimidate Native American tribes ...


Aug 14, 2013, 10:20 ET NAFSA to Banks Being Intimidated by DOJ and FDIC: Do Not Be Complicit in Discrimination against Tribes

Continuing to fight back against last week's efforts by the State of New York to shut down legal, tribal government-owned lending businesses, the...


Aug 12, 2013, 11:00 ET NAFSA Directs New York Superintendent of Financial Services to Cease and Desist Discriminatory Actions against Indian Country

Fighting back against last week's attempt to shutter legal online lending enterprises operated by tribal nations, the Native American Financial...


Jul 17, 2013, 10:34 ET NAFSA Statement on Richard Cordray's Confirmation as Director of Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Following Tuesday's Senate vote to confirm Richard Cordray as Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), Barry Brandon, Executive...


Jul 15, 2013, 10:16 ET NAFSA Thanks former Senator Byron Dorgan for Continued Commitment to Indian Country

In a recent New York Times column entitled "Broken Promises," former U.S. Senator from North Dakota Byron Dorgan highlights the ongoing issues facing ...


Jun 28, 2013, 11:34 ET Native American Financial Services Association Lauds President for Establishing White House Council on Native American Affairs

The Native American Financial Services Association (NAFSA) today applauded President Obama for creating the White House Council on Native American...