The NAF Association Road Forward – Lender Guidance

The National Automotive Finance Association (NAF Association) was organized in 1996, with the mission of exclusively serving the non-prime auto finance industry. Since inception,...

NAF Association – Learn More about Enhancing Education and Training Initiatives

The 26th Annual Non-Prime Auto Financing Conference was successfully held on June 1 – 3 in Plano, Texas. Well over 300 attendees gathered to...

National Automotive Finance Association Announces the Appointment of Jennifer Martin to Executive Director

Hanover, Maryland – (February 16, 2022) The Board of Directors of the National Automotive Finance (NAF) Association, a trade association for businesses involved in...

CFPB Issues Policy Statement on ‘Abusiveness’: A Step in the Right Direction?

On January 24, the CFPB issued a Policy Statement to provide clarification on how it will apply the "abusiveness" standard in supervision and enforcement...

2019 Annual Conference Wrap-Up

They say everything is bigger in Texas. Well, it doesn’t get much bigger than this year’s 23rd Annual NAF Association Non-Prime Auto Financing Conference...

Meet Jennifer Martin – NAF Association’s New Executive Director

Recently, I had the opportunity to have a candid conversation with the new NAF Association Executive Director, Jennifer Martin. We discussed several topics including...

By Failing to Prepare, You are Preparing to Fail

One of my all-time favorite quotes is attributed to Benjamin Franklin: “By Failing to Prepare, You are Preparing to Fail.” I’ll leave it to...

What’s All the Fuss About Anyway?

On any given day, I get a flurry of e-mails from various publications, associations and news sources that provide me with updates on changes...

NAF Association Non-Prime Auto Financing Conference Update

2020 Event Goes Virtual The COVID 19 pandemic is still determining every movement of our lives. The NAF Association, in conjunction with Used Car Week, has...

We Need to Hear from You

In this issue of Non-Prime Times, Joel Kennedy, president of the NAF Association, has written an excellent article about the Association. In it he...