New Payment Scam Targets
Southern California Edison Customers
The Fullerton Police Department is cautioning Southern California Edison customers to be aware of a new scam that involves callers posing as SCE employees and demanding immediate payment for allegedly past-due bills. The callers threaten that if payment is not made immediately, customers risk having their electric service disconnected. The callers have demanded that payment be made through a prepaid cash card, PayPal or Green Dot cards.
Customers suspecting a fraudulent call should ask for the caller’s name, department and business phone number. If the caller refuses to provide this information, customers …read more
Source: Fullerton Chamber of Commerce