Chattanooga Gas reminds customers to protect themselves against utility scams


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CHATTANOOGA, Tenn., Nov. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — With utility scams on the rise, it is more important than ever for customers to be vigilant and know what steps to take to prevent themselves or their families from falling victim.

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Chattanooga Gas is joining 150 U.S. and Canadian energy companies Nov. 15-19 for Utility Scam Awareness Week, a weeklong annual campaign created by Utilities United Against Scams, to raise awareness of and help educate customers on the tactics used by scammers.

“The safety and well-being of our customers is our top priority,” said Pedro Cherry, Chattanooga Gas president and CEO. “That’s why we’re partnering with energy companies across the country to educate our communities about this important issue throughout Utility Scam Awareness Week. The first step in protecting our customers from a scam is making them aware of the…

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