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PUC highlights Utility Scam Awareness Day

Consumers are encouraged to understand how fraud artists operate and remain vigilant against common utility-related scams

L&I warns of new national unemployment benefits scam

Fraudsters are offering cash rewards to access state unemployment benefits

Residents warned of potential scam involving pandemic EBT benefits

There are reports of individuals receiving calls advising them to expedite benefits by providing personal information

Pennsylvanians warned of new scams, cautioned to guard personal information

Reports have been made of individuals posing as Labor & Industry employees

SNAP recipients warned of potential scams

A text messaging scam is telling people they are selected to receive assistance through the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

Pennsylvania Lottery scam alert

A caller with a Caribbean accent tells callers they’ve won the Mega Millions sweepstakes and encourages them to make a payment for taxes to facilitate the processing of their prize

New wave of Pandemic Unemployment Assistance fraud

Payments for new applicants are being temporarily delayed; the Department of Labor & Industry will provide more information soon

Residents warned of election robocalls

Calls are falsely claiming personal information about mail-in voters will be shared with law enforcement and credit card companies

Residents warned of contact tracing scams

Scams might be a caller asking for someone’s Social Security number or payment for tracing services - neither of which are ever a component of a contact tracing inquiry

Residents urged to report unemployment benefits fraud

State and federal partners have prevented scammers from stealing $44 million from the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance Program
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Where to order Thanksgiving takeout in Bucks County

A number of local restaurants are offering either indoor dining options or special to-go feasts this Thursday

State vet urges poultry owners to tighten biosecurity efforts amid overseas High-Path Avian Influenza discoveries

Highly-Pathogenic Avian Influenza is reported to be circulating in East Asia and Europe