SaskPower is warning customers of fraudulent callers threatening to disconnect power if payment is not received by a certain date.
Small business in Regina have been targeted lately, and SaskPower is advising residents to hang up the call immediately if they believe they are being scammed and to call the police.
SaskPower says they do not handle overdue accounts with phone calls.
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This article is summarized by Canadian Fraud News Inc.
Marina Burghard writes for Canadian Fraud News about fraud-related cases, whistleblower, jurisdiction, identity theft, consumer protection, etc. – essentially about scams and how to protect yourself against this kind of fraudulent criminal behavior. She holds a Master’s degree in Political Science where her interest in criminology grew. Besides fraud, Marina’s scientific interest lies in terrorism, extremism and how to deal with it as a society.