Two New Scams Target Co-Op Members

Two New Scams Target Co-op Members

Posted By Michael W. Kahn On August 1, 2016 @ 11:29 am In Crime,Editor's Pick

If someone called claiming to be from the co-op and said to meet them at the drugstore with cash to pay your electric bill, would you do it? Or what if the caller said you’re due a rebate from the statewide magazine? Would you believe it?

New Rate Structure Coming January 2016

Community Electric Cooperative’s (CEC) Board of Directors and executive staff continuously monitor the financial stability of the co-op to determine if or when a rate increase is necessary. An independent, experienced firm recently conducted a cost-of-service study for the Cooperative to determine what our actual costs are and how rates need to be structured to more accurately reflect those costs.

Safety Is Top Priority For CEC

Community Electric takes a great deal of pride in providing an extremely high level of reliability, with safety being the number one priority. The Cooperative’s mission, “to safely provide our members exceptional, courteous, and reliable services, at a competitive cost,” is not a statement taken lightly.

New Scam Mimics Google Calendar

New Scam Mimics Google Calendar
By Michael W. Kahn | ECT Staff Writer Published: February 17th, 2015

If a Google Calendar invitation pops up in your inbox, and it claims to be from your electric cooperative, you would be wise to call the co-op before clicking on it. Luckily, some members of a Colorado co-op did just that when they received an email that flunked the sniff test.