Rapid City, S.D – May 9, 2018 — Black Hills Energy has received customer reports of a phone scam affecting Choice Gas Program customers in Nebraska and Wyoming. Customers received calls from individuals who represent themselves as a Choice Gas Program Supplier and have been asked to provide credit card numbers to enroll in the Choice Gas Program.
“Individuals claiming ties to suppliers in the Choice Gas Program asking for credit card information is a scam.”
“Individuals claiming ties to suppliers in the Choice Gas Program asking for credit card information is a scam,” said Jane Montoya, Choice Gas Program administrator at Black Hills Energy. “The Choice Gas Program enrollment period in Nebraska and Wyoming ended on April 26 and Choice Gas Suppliers would never ask for their credit card numbers.”
Black Hills Energy advises customers with concerns to call our service center associates at 888-890-5554 to verify the legitimacy of requests to enroll in the Choice Gas program or provide credit card number information.