Defend yourself against COVID-19 cyber scams! Laclede Electric members should be on the lookout for suspicious emails, phone calls or persons impersonating business employees or charitable organizations.
Unfortunately, scammers take advantage of opportunities such as this when households are otherwise preoccupied. If you get a call from someone claiming to represent LEC, and they make threats or demand immediate payment, hang up and call us at 1-800-299-3164.
Learn more tips from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security: https://www.us-cert.gov/…/defending-against-covid-19-cyber-…