Cresco, IA | Rushford, MN (3:30 p.m. Sept. 23, 2021)— Scams seem to always be in season. Today, MiEnergy Cooperative was notified by a member from Peterson, Minn. about a telephone scam regarding their electric account. The scammer threatened to disconnect their electricity if they didn’t pay $400. Fortunately, the member was skeptical and hung up. Local authorities have been contacted.
When in doubt, members can always call MiEnergy directly to ensure the call is real. Members with questions about their account can contact MiEnergy at 1-800-432-2285.