American Financial Services Association

Protecting access to consumer credit & choice since 1916.

Protecting access to consumer credit & choice since 1916.


2021 Independents Conference and Expo

May 25 - May 27, 2021
Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa | Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

Hit Florida’s Gold Coast with AFSA independent members for a content-rich experience, thought-provoking discussions on issues affecting the industry … and a little fun in the sun.

2021 Annual Meeting

Oct 25 - Oct 27, 2021
The Mandarin Oriental Hotel | Washington, DC

The 2021 AFSA Annual Meeting will bring attendees right to our nation’s capital to share the positive story of consumer credit.


All you need to know for the 2021 Vehicle Finance Conference!
Feb 22, 2021

Get everything you need to know about the 2021 Vehicle Finance Conference in one place! The 2021 Vehicle Finance Conference digital program contains a wealth of information on business partners, conference sponsors, sessions and speakers, and more! Click to open and download.

Check Your Vehicle Finance Conference Credentials!
Feb 22, 2021

If you are attending the 2021 Vehicle Finance Conference beginning at 11:00 a.m. ET, be sure to test your credentials. Testing your access to the conference site prior to the start of the conference will ensure you have a successful experience. CONFERENCE SITE LOGIN Click this link to visit the Vehicle Finance Conference streaming page, part of AFSA’s website. […]

Work from Home with LexisNexis
Feb 21, 2021

Over the last year, working from home has become second nature. You likely have your routine down pat by now. However, it can still be stressful and challenging. That’s why LexisNexis is pleased to provide Work from Home Kits to Vehicle Finance Conference attendees. Combining cutting-edge technology, unique data and advanced analytics, LexisNexis Risk Solutions […]

Consumer Lending by the Numbers

13.7 MILLION consumers hold a traditional installment loan
consumers hold a traditional installments loan
82 MILLION consumers in the PRIME VALUE or better risk tier
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consumers in the prime or better risk tier
$1,500 average installment agreement amount
average installment agreement amount
2.3 MILLION new auto loans each month
new auto loans each month

Resources for Members

AFSA Track
AFSA Track

AFSA Track

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Business Partner Resource Guide
Resource Guide

Resource Guide

AFSA's Business Partner Resource Guide helps you find products and services provided by AFSA Business Partners to improve your business results.
AFSA Training


AFSA has assembled a number of resources to help members as they navigate the COVID-19 coronavirus and continue to assist their communities. Click to read more.

Resources for Consumers

AFSA Education Foundation