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The Otoe-Missouria Tribe

The Otoe-Missouria Tribe

Stable Tribal Government Fuels Economic Development Success

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Levi Rickert on February 26, 2017

One of 38 American Indian tribes in Oklahoma, the Otoe-Missouria Tribe is based in a remote rural area called Red Rock. Being one of 38 tribes can cause a certain amount of competitiveness when it comes to economic development—particularlycapturing revenue from casinos. 

With the competition, it was imperative for the Otoe-Missouria Tribe to look beyond gaming to build its tribal economy. Seven years ago, the tribe established an online installment lending business to augment and diversify its tribal economy.

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