EREC Warns Members Of Telephone Scam

August 6, 2019

Escambia River Electric Cooperative is warning members of a telephone scam.

The utility says customers have received calls warning that they must a make a credit card payment over the phone to avoid a power interruption.

EREC said they never ask for credit card information over the phone. Customers can verify their account information by calling (850) 675-4521 or (800) 235-3848.

Gulf Power has warned customers of similar scams in the past.


One Response to “EREC Warns Members Of Telephone Scam”

  1. EMD on August 6th, 2019 11:05 am

    Scammers: Do not mess with the best power company I’ve ever had. They are the best. You should want to be. I do not mean be the best scammer, either. Get an honest job.

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