Florida’s Public Service Commission (PSC) is alerting consumers about scams targeting utility customers during National Consumer Protection Week (NCPW), March 2–8. PSC staff will make presentations to consumers about the scams and how to avoid them on Sunday, March 2 in Mount Dora. Consumers will also receive tips on energy and water conservation and information about the Lifeline Assistance telephone discount program.
PSC Chairman Art Graham produced a PSA about the scams, including consumer protections, for the PSC’s website that is also accessible to media outlets for their broadcasts. For more information about NCPW and to see a nationwide calendar of events, please visit www.ncpw.gov.
The event is scheduled for the following time and location:
Sunday, March 2, 2014
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Mount Dora Pow Wow
Renninger’s Twin Markets
20651 New Highway 441
Mount Dora, Florida
For additional information, visit www.floridapsc.com.
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