Scam Alert: Horizon warns customers against impostors

Courtesy of Hamilton Spectator

Horizon Utilities is warning customers in Hamilton and St. Catharines about a phone scam, where the caller threatens to immediately disconnect electricity if a payment is not made over the phone with a prepaid "Pay Power" credit card.

In a statement issued by Horizon Utilities on Wednesday, the corporation stated customers should never provide personal or financial information to any unknown person over the phone.

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