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Southern Pine Electric Co-op warns of scams regarding account information

Southern Pine Electric Co-op is warning customers about scam calls.

“Unfortunately, there are some people out there calling Southern Pine members and telling them that they owe an outstanding balance,” stated Leslie Jackson, member services & communications representative, in a recent press release.

According to the release, the company assures its members that any suspicious phone calls requesting financial information should be reported. The official statement read: “At no time will Southern Pine contact anyone by phone about their electric account. If you are contacted by anyone claiming to be a representative of Southern Pine Electric Co-op, DO NOT give them any information and please hang up the phone and contact Southern Pine immediately!”