A Message From FNI President David Bafumo:

Thank you for visiting and your interest in FNI!  In 2012 I started FNI Incorporated to bring consumer protection product solutions and compliance services to an industry facing new economic and market challenges to profitability, and a new Federal regulator, the CFPB.


FNI's "Take the High Road" tagline means that FNI products and services are expertly vetted, implemented and managed with a focus on consumer satisfaction, client profitability and minimizing compliance and regulatory risks.


FNI Incorporated


2012 - Present


Resurgent Auto Finance

National/Regional Sales Manager

2010 - 2012


Guardian Warranty Corporation

Vice President (2008 - 2010)

Regional Manager (2000 - 2008)

2000 - 2010


Private Law Practice


1997 - 2000




Washington & Lee University 

Lexington, Virginia

Juris Doctor (JD) Law


Rochester Institute of Technology

Rochester, New York

B.S. Criminal Justice





Publications, Press & Events

David is a frequent speaker at industry conferences and regularly featured in industry publications. 


FNI publishes a vehicle and consumer finance industry compliance bulletin, Take Action! which monitors, reports and interprets Federal and State regulatory activity and enforcement actions. 






See the NEWS page for links to numerous articles in Subprime News.



4 Questions with David Bafumo @ FNI

Subprime News

Q&A with David Bafumo

Automotive News