SDG&E unites with utilities across the nation to prevent fraud on Utility Scam Awareness Day
Last updated 11/18/2021 at 1:14pm
SAN DIEGO – With scammers targeting utility customers and impersonating utility employees year-round, San Diego Gas & Electric joined a nationwide campaign – the sixth annual Utility Scam Awareness Day Nov. 17 – to help its customers recognize common scam tactics.
“End the Call. End the Scam” is the theme of this year’s campaign, led by Utilities United Against Scams, a consortium of more than 150 U.S. and Canadian electric, water and natural gas utilities, and their trade associations. According to UUAS, the number of scams has increased since the pandemic started, and scammers...