Another scam is circulating throughout the community claiming to be a part of Lamar Electric Cooperative. LEC said scammers are calling its customers, inquiring about an overpayment on their account.
“They are requesting your card, bank and other personal information,” LEC shared on social media. “At Lamar Electric Cooperative, we keep our members information confidential and secure. Any overpayments on the account will remain on the account, or mailed to the address on file, in the form of a check.”
Anyone with questions or concerns, contact Lamar Electric Cooperative at 903-784-4303.
“If you suspect a scam, hang up and notify us as soon as possible with the details.”
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