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Don't be duped by phone schemes

Santee Cooper issued a tweet warning its customers of a recent hoax. Santee Cooper issued a tweet warning its customers of a recent hoax.
HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - Warnings and alerts have been issued regarding  many bogus offers.

Here's previous coverage of a story we covered earlier this month: How to avoid getting ripped off

Monday night, Santee Cooper issued a tweet warning about a scheme targeted toward its customers.

The tricks have gotten the attention of Attorney General Alan Wilson, who plans to address the issue this week, warning people about a sophisticated phone scheme victimizing customers across South Carolina.

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