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Scams & Fraud

Scammers are increasingly creative and aggressive in their tactics – making threatening phone calls, fake webpages and bogus QR codes. Remember that we’ll never threaten immediate disconnection or demand payment information over the phone.

Most Common Types of Scams

Learn how to spot some of the most common scams. Be vigilant, stay informed and guard your personal information.

More Tips to Help Fight Scams

Duke Energy customers in six states have been targeted by scammers claiming to represent the company. Phone, doorstep, email and internet scammers claiming to be a utility company are nothing new – it happens to all utility companies throughout the U.S.