Scammers targeting SnoPUD customers
As reports of scam attempts increase, the PUD offers tips on what to do if targeted
Last updated 10/28/2020 at 11:35am
Snohomish County PUD has received multiple reports of scammers targeting customers in recent days.
The PUD is warning customers about this increase as scammers attempt to take advantage during this uncertain time.
These potential scams may be committed over the phone, through mailers, via text messages or by people visiting homes or business. Common techniques include claiming bills are delinquent, that special funding is available or that personal information on a customer’s account is incorrect or out of date. Scammers will often ask for immediate payment and sensitive personal or fina...