Eversource warning customers not to fall for phone scheme

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An energy company is warning customers not to fall victim to a recent phone scheme.

Eversource is alerting customers to phone calls claiming the company needs immediate payment or power to your home will be disconnected.

Schemers have also been calling residents and claiming to offer discounted Eversource rates.

Eversource said they never demand instant payment in person or over the phone.

You should contact Eversource and your local police department if the schemers try to contact you.

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