Utility Scams Spread Across the Nation

Utility scams are increasing nationwide and West Kentucky Rural Electric Cooperative periodically receives reports from members who have been targets. Utility scams usually involve callers claiming to represent utility companies, demanding payment for a past-due balance through a prepaid card, and threatening to shut off service if payment is not received. If a caller claims to be from WKRECC, but seems suspicious, just hang up and call our office at 1-877-495-7322 to verify.

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