Sunday, December 28, 2014

Follow us:
Follow @NY1 on Twitter Follow NY1 News on Facebook Follow NY1 News on Google+ Subscribe to this news feed 


Con Ed Warns Customers Of Telephone Pay Scam

  • Text size: + -
TWC News: Con Ed Warns Customers Of Telephone Pay Scam
Play now

Time Warner Cable video customers:
Sign in with your TWC ID to access our video clips.

out of 10

Free Video Views Remaining

To get you to the stories you care about, we are offering everyone 10 video views per month.

Access to our video is always free for Time Warner Cable video customers who login with their TWC ID.

  To view our videos, you need to
enable JavaScript. Learn how.
install Adobe Flash 9 or above. Install now.

Then come back here and refresh the page.

Consolidated Edison is warning its customers about a telephone payment scam.

The utility says hundreds of people have already been targeted.

Scammers tell customers the utility will turn off service unless they pay their bill over the phone with a Green Dot pre-paid card.

They then steal the money on the card.

Con Ed says sometimes its phone number will show up on caller ID even though it's a scam call.

To report a scam, call 1-800-75-CONED. ClientIP:, UserAgent: CCBot/2.0 ( Profile: TWCSAMLSP