• Never give anyone personal information such as your Social Security number, bank account number or credit card number.
• If you have already provided information to someone making this offer, contact your bank and the three national credit bureaus; Equifax, Experian and TransUnion, immediately.
• DP&L will only come to your door to collect payment if your account is past due and you have been sent notice that your account is scheduled for disconnection. DP&L employees carry photo identification which customers should request to see.
• Check on elderly relatives and friends, often targets of such schemes, to make sure they have not fallen victim to this fraud.
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